Six Degrees of Separation

A Play

Guare, John

Book - 1990
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Six Degrees of Separation
Random House, Inc.
The extraordinary tragicomedy of race, class and manners.

Baker & Taylor
A play about a young, Black con man and the wealthy white family he fools, deals with liberal guilt, greed, loveless families, false aesthetics, and modern life in New York City

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, c1990
ISBN: 0679734813
Branch Call Number: 812 Guare
Characteristics: xiii, 120 p. ; 20 cm.


From Library Staff

The play was inspired by the real-life story of David Hampton, a con man who managed to convince a number of people that he was the son of actor Sidney Poitier.

Included because of Paul's amazing monologue about Catcher in the Rye and the influence of Holden Caulfield.

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