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A raisin in the sun

Author: Lorraine Hansberry
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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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."
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Lorraine Hansberry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lorraine Hansberry
ISBN: 0679755330 9780679755333
OCLC Number: 30594339
Notes: "Originally published in 1958."
Description: 151 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Lorraine Hansberry ; with an introduction by Robert Nemiroff.
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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."

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