A raisin in the sun
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Published:
New York : Vintage Books, [2013].
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eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (151 pages)
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5.5.
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"Never before, the entire history of the American theater, has so much of the truth of black people's lives been seen on the stage," observed James Baldwin shortly before A Raisin in the Sun opened on Broadway in 1959. Indeed Lorraine Hansberry's award-winning drama about 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.nbsp;nbsp;The play's title comes from a line in Langston Hughes's poem "Harlem," which warns that a dream deferred might "dry up/like a raisin in the sun." "The events of every passing year add resonance to A Raisin in the Sun ," said The New York Times .nbsp;nbsp;"It is as if history is conspiring to make the play a classic."nbsp;nbsp;This Modern Library edition presents the fully restored, uncut version of Hansberry's landmark work with an introduction by Robert Nemiroff.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307807441, 0307807444
Lexile code:
NP: Non-ProseL
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hansberry, L. (2013). A raisin in the sun. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965. 2013. A Raisin in the Sun. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965, A Raisin in the Sun. New York: Vintage Books, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hansberry, Lorraine. A Raisin in the Sun. New York: Vintage Books, 2013. Web.

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