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Pulitzer-Winning ‘Ruined’ Examines War-Torn Life05:39
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Actors in the Huntington Theatre Company's "Ruined." (Courtesy of the Huntington Theatre Company)
Actors in the Huntington Theatre Company's "Ruined." (Courtesy of the Huntington Theatre Company)

The Huntington Theatre Company is staging "Ruined," winner of the 2009 Pulitzer Prize, a drama about finding life amidst the ruin of war-torn Congo.

Lynn Nottage, the playwright, traveled to Congo to interview Congolese women fleeing the country's civil war. The result is a gripping portrait of life amidst destruction.

Guests:

  • Liesl Tommy, director, "Ruined"

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This segment aired on January 14, 2011.

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