A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

A black family is united in love and pride as they struggle to overcome poverty and harsh living conditions, in the 1959 play about an embattled Chicago family.

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A Raisin in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: Lorraine Hansberry
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Modern Library (Hardcover)

A black family is united in love and pride as they struggle to overcome poverty and harsh living conditions, in the 1959 play about an embattled Chicago family.
Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Harold Bloom
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Chelsea House

A guide to the American play features a biographical sketch of the author, a list of characters, a summary of the plot, and critical interpretations of the work.
Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 81
Authors: Maxine Morrin
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.

REA's MAXnotes for Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate
A Raisin in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Maxine Morrin
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-03 - Publisher: McDougal Littell/Houghton Mifflin

The author writes of her childhood experiences with racism.
Readings on A Raisin in the Sun
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Lawrence Kappel
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenhaven Press, Incorporated

Discusses the play from African American and female viewpoints, and describes its universality, various revisions and forms of the original, and parallels to the author's life.

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