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Hansberry in an hour

Author: E Teresa Choate
Publisher: Hanover, NH : In an Hour Books, 2010.
Series: Playwrights in an hour.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A child, Lorraine Hansberry was in the front yard of her new home, located in an all-white neighborhood, when a mob of angry neighbors gathered. She ran inside, where a brick came crashing through the living room window, narrowly missing her. Lorraine always remembered the terror of that day -- feelings that erupted for the world to witness when A Raisin in the Sun debuted on Broadway in 1959. Setting the playwright  Read more...
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Named Person: Lorraine Hansberry; Lorraine Hansberry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E Teresa Choate
ISBN: 9781936232154 1936232154
OCLC Number: 495270860
Notes: "Introduction by Robert Brustein"--Cover
Description: xvi, 91 p. ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Playwrights in an hour.
Responsibility: by E. Teresa Choate.

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A child, Lorraine Hansberry was in the front yard of her new home, located in an all-white neighborhood, when a mob of angry neighbors gathered. She ran inside, where a brick came crashing through the living room window, narrowly missing her. Lorraine always remembered the terror of that day -- feelings that erupted for the world to witness when A Raisin in the Sun debuted on Broadway in 1959. Setting the playwright in context to her personal life, social, historical and political events, other writers of influence, and more, you will quickly gain a deep understanding of Lorraine Hansberry and the plays she wrote. Read Hansberry in an Hour and experience her plays like never before. Know the playwright, love the play! The book features: - Hansberry in an Hour, the main essay of the book - Hansberry In a Minute, a snapshot chronology - A complete listing of Hansberry's work - A list of Hansberry's contemporaries in all fields - Excerpts from Hansberry's significant works - An extensive bibliography grouped according to type of reader - An index of the main essay.

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