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By Wallace Shawn

Haymarket Books, Hardcover, 9781608460021, 186pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009


Probing essays and observations by acclaimed actor and playwright Wallace Shawn, in his first nonfiction collection.

About the Author
Wallace Shawn is an Obie Award-winning playwright and a noted stage and screen actor. His plays The Designated Mourner and The Fever have recently been produced as films, and his translation of Threepenny Opera was recently performed on Broadway. He is co-author of My Dinner with Andre, and the author of The Fever, Aunt Dan and Lemon, among other works.