Short Eyes

Short Eyes

Winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award

This powerful drama of prison life is set in a house of detention where a group of young convicts-predominantly black and Puerto Rican-taunt, fight, insult, and entertain one another in an attempt to preserve their sanity and to create a semblance of community. When a young white prisoner accused of child molesting is thrown into the cell block by a guard who says he belongs in Sing Sing because "the men up there konw… (more)

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 01, 2011)

Collection: Hill and Wang

Language: English


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