A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama.

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Signet Book

ISBN: PSU:000017443142

Category: African American families

Page: 151

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When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. "A play that changed American theater forever".--The New York Times. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Categories: African American families

A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

"A three-act play concerned with the tensions in a black middle-class family in Chicago." -- nbsp; This Modern Library edition presents the fully restored, uncut version of Hansberry's landmark work with a

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Random House Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015056943106

Category: Drama

Page: 142

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"A three-act play concerned with the tensions in a black middle-class family in Chicago." --
Categories: Drama

Lorraine Hansberry s A Raisin in the Sun

Lorraine Hansberry s A Raisin in the Sun

Our MAXnotes for Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun study guide includes an overall summary, character lists, explanation and discussion of the plot, overview of the work's historical context, and a biography of the author.

Author: Maxine Morrin

Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.

ISBN: 0878919457

Category: Study Aids

Page: 81

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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 independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.
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A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

"The Broadway revival of 'A Raisin in the Sun' was produced by Scott Rudin at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on April 3, 2014. The production was directed by Kenny Leon, with set design by Mark Thompson..."--Page [9].

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Concord Theatricals

ISBN: 9780573614637

Category: Drama

Page: 161

View: 848

"The Broadway revival of 'A Raisin in the Sun' was produced by Scott Rudin at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on April 3, 2014. The production was directed by Kenny Leon, with set design by Mark Thompson..."--Page [9].
Categories: Drama

A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Ernst Klett Sprachen

ISBN: 3125788102

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Page: 95

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Lorraine Hansberry s A Raisin in the Sun

Lorraine Hansberry s A Raisin in the Sun

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.

Author: Harold Bloom

Publisher: Chelsea House

ISBN: STANFORD:36105124200374

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 174

View: 294

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.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

A Raisin in the Sun And The Sign in Sidney Brustein s Window

A Raisin in the Sun   And  The Sign in Sidney Brustein s Window

A Raisin In The Sun: An insurance check can allow the Youngers to escape their frustrating life in a crowded Chicago apartment, but escape means different things to each family member.

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: STANFORD:36105017084513

Category: Drama

Page: 340

View: 454

A Raisin In The Sun: An insurance check can allow the Youngers to escape their frustrating life in a crowded Chicago apartment, but escape means different things to each family member. -- The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window: A disillusioned intellectual is presuaded to support a local reform candidate whom he eventually learns is corrupt.
Categories: Drama

A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

A Black family is united in love and pride as they struggle to overcome poor living conditions

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Publisher: Plume

ISBN: UOM:39015027285157

Category: Drama

Page: 206

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A Black family is united in love and pride as they struggle to overcome poor living conditions
Categories: Drama

Reimagining A Raisin in the Sun

Reimagining A Raisin in the Sun

This book is a collection of four contemporary plays that reflect the themes of racial and cultural difference of Lorraine Hansberry's 1959 play A Raisin in the Sun.

Author: Rebecca Ann Rugg

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

ISBN: 9780810128132

Category: Drama

Page: 428

View: 356

This book is a collection of four contemporary plays that reflect the themes of racial and cultural difference of Lorraine Hansberry's 1959 play A Raisin in the Sun.
Categories: Drama