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    In 1959 29 year old Lorraine Hansberry wrote A Raisin in the Sun which went on to become one of a handful of great American plays Five years later she would succumb to cancer but not before Raisin penetrated the upper echelon of American plays What is remarkable about Hansberry's rise to stardom is that she was virtually

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    Ten stars please All the stars for Ms Hansberry's haunting revealing play As fresh in 2018 as it was in 1958

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    May just possibly be my all time favorite American play The circuit is so taut the story is so heartbreaking life altering and thought provok

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    First published in 1959 this play tells the story of a poor African American family ruled by mama who has big plans to make a better life for her family but must wait for the check and overcome a few obstacles along the way like her bitter and self absorbed son WalterSet in a small rundown roach infested apartment on Chicago's so

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    What an outstanding playRecently I saw an excellent production of A Raisin in the Sun and it was so good I decided to reread the play I first read this in college during a course on African American Theater and as part of the class we watched the 1961 film starring Sidney Poitier in the role he debuted on Broadway in 1959 The film is great but this was my first time seeing the play performed live and it was incredibly moving The story fol

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    A Raisin in the Sun 1959 is hands down one of my favorite plays Usually only Oscar my smol son can lure me in with

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    What happens to a dream deferredDoes it dry upLike a raisin in the sun from Langston Hughes' poem 'Harlem'A family of African Americans living in a flat on the south side of Chicago must decide what to do with a 10000 life insurance check being paid out after the death of the father Mama wants to realize her dream of having a real home with a garden; daughter Beneatha wants to go to medical school and become

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    What happens to a dream deferredDoes it dry uplike a raisin in the sunOr fester like a sore And then runDoes it stink like

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    It’s dangerous son What’s dangerousWhen a man goes outside his home to look for peace A Raisin in the Sun clearly illustrates the motivations of each member of the Younger family in an empathetic and relatable way I could be any o

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    An end to misery To stupidity Don't you see there isn't any real progress Asagai there is only one large circle that we march in around and ar

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review ì eBook or Kindle ePUB Ó Lorraine Hansberry

Never before in the in the PDF #9734 entire history of the American theater has so much A Raisin PDF or of the truth of black people's lives been seen on the stage observed James Raisin in the PDF #199 Baldwin shortly before A Raisin in the Sun opened on Broadway in Indeed Lorraine Hansberry's award winning drama ab May just possibly be my all time favorite American play The circuit is so taut the story is so heartbreaking life altering and thought provoking I cannot wait to ever catch it live at the theatreAt 29 Hansberry orchestrated something even Arthur Miller Tennessee Williams wanted a TRUE portrait of the American Family how the roles are intertwined dependent upon the others The maestros don t come as close as she I am inclined to thinkWell a modern work Angels in America makes it a tie

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A Raisin in the Sun

Raisin in the sunThe events of every passing year add resonance to A Raisin in the Sun said The New York Times  It is as if history is conspiring to make the play a classic  This Modern Library edition presents the fully restored uncut version of Hansberry's landmark work with an introduction by Robert Nemiroff What happens to a dream deferredDoes it dry uplike a raisin in the sunOr fester like a sore And then runDoes it stink like rotten meatOr crust and sugar over like a syrupy sweetMaybe it just sagslike a heavy loadOr does it explodeI decided to assign this to my Honors American Lit class before I had even read it myself I m so glad I did I really enjoyed the characters And while students get a kick out of lines like Why you always wear them faggoty white shoes it also deals with some important ideas about material versus spiritual or transcendental goals about self identity and what it is to be a man I was pleased and moved

review ì eBook or Kindle ePUB Ó Lorraine Hansberry

Out the hopes and aspirations of a struggling working class family living on the South Side of Chicago connected profoundly with the psyche of black America and changed American theater forever  The play's title comes from a line in Langston Hughes's poem Harlem which warns that a dream deferred might dry uplike a First published in 1959 this play tells the story of a poor African American family ruled by mama who has big plans to make a better life for her family but must wait for the check and overcome a few obstacles along the way like her bitter and self absorbed son WalterSet in a small rundown roach infested apartment on Chicago s south side A RAISIN IN THE SUN brings to light issues of racism and segregation but also family pride and forgivenessAnother surprisingly good play