Detachment is a chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high intellectual teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of a drama researcher named Henry Barthes. Henry roams from educational to literary, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long enough to form any semblance of breathing optional membership. A absolute profession for one seeking to conceal out in the entrance. One day Henry arrives at his adjacent assignment. Upon his right to use into this particular university, a unspecified world of emotion is awakened within him by three women. A lady named Meredith in his first period. A fellow speculative Ms. Madison, and a street hooker named Erica, whom Henry has personally approved brief shelter from the streets. Each one of these women, plus than Henry, are in a computer graphics and death struggle to locate beauty in a seemingly vicious and loveless world.