Fires in the Mirror Summary
Anna Deavere Smith

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Fires in the Mirror is a highly acclaimed play that is part of Anna Deavere Smith’s series, On the Road: A Search for American Character. Fires in the Mirror concerns itself with an incident that occurred in August of 1991 in the racially mixed neighborhood of Crown Heights in Brooklyn, N.Y.