WATER BY THE SPOONFUL PLAY/English homework help

Read the play Water by the Spoonful. This play has a wide range of characters and experiences. Write a 700 word paper answering;
1.    What issues are part of the ethnic and minority studies?  
2.    What issues in the play represent concerns we’ve had in other plays?
You will find 2 parts attached for the play, read them and get familiar with the material.
There are also 4 other documents(2 page readings) attached that will need to be read in order to be able to answer the 2nd question.