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To be young, gifted, and black : Lorraine Hansberry in her own words

Author: Robert Nemiroff; Lorraine Hansberry
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, [1969]
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The prose and dramatic writings of Lorraine Hansberry provide autobiographical information about the author's life, thoughts, feelings, and career.
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Genre/Form: Historical drama
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nemiroff, Robert.
To be young, gifted, and black.
Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1969]
(OCoLC)557632903
Named Person: Lorraine Hansberry; Lorraine Hansberry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Nemiroff; Lorraine Hansberry
ISBN: 0139230033 9780139230035
OCLC Number: 50761
Description: xxii, 266 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: "Sweet Lorraine" by James Baldwin --
Foreward by Robert Nemiroff --
Measure Him Right, Child --
"I Wish to Live ..." --
Chicago: Southside Summers --
Sarah, I Kin Read --
White Fur in the Middle of the Depression --
Queen of the Ethiopes --
Wisconsin: OF Vikings and Congo Drums --
Take Away Our Hearts O'Stone --
New York: Baby, You Could Be Jesus in Drag --
I Am A Writer, I Am Going to Write --
Curtain Going Up at Eight --
" ... For Generations and Generations an Generations" --
A Slight Sense of Justification for Being --
THe Human Race Concerns Me --
What Use Are Flowers? --
Croton-on-Hudson: Will Work or Perish --
A Matter of Nature in Imperfection --
A Line Into Infinity --
The Bulwark of the Republic --
There Are No Simple Men --
The Bridge Across the Chasm --
Those Thousand Nameless Faceless Vapors --
You're Tough, Mavis Parodus --
Do I Remain a Revolutionary? --
To Be Young, Gifted and Black --
Before 'Tis Done.
Responsibility: Adapted by Robert Nemiroff. With original drawings and art by Miss Hansberry. And an introd. by James Baldwin.

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The prose and dramatic writings of Lorraine Hansberry provide autobiographical information about the author's life, thoughts, feelings, and career.

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