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Hansberry, Lorraine

Overview
Works: 6 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 41 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Domestic drama  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  History  Fiction  Internet videos 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3515.A515, 812.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorraine Hansberry
To be young, gifted, and black : Lorraine Hansberry in her own words by Robert Nemiroff( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1995 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prose and dramatic writings of Lorraine Hansberry provide autobiographical information about the author's life, thoughts, feelings, and career
A Raisin in the Sun by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a struggling African-American family's attempt to rise out of the South Chicago ghetto and move into an all-white neighbourhood
The collected last plays by Lorraine Hansberry( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are Lorraine Hansberry's last three plays--Les Blancs, The Drinking Gourd, and What Use Are Flowers'--representing the capstone of her achievement. Includes a new preface by Jewell Gresham Nemiroff and a revised introduction by Margaret B. Wilkerson. From the Trade Paperback edition
A raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1950s Chicago, three generations of Youngers live in a run-down apartment. As these black Americans struggle to overcome a variety of challenges, hope suddenly looms on the horizon. The family's matriarch is poised to receive insurance money from her husband's death
Lorraine Hansberry : the Black experience in the creation of drama( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the artistic growth and vision of black playwright Lorraine Hansberry, largely in her own words and in her own voice
Lorraine Hansberry in her own words by Lorraine Hansberry( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tribute to Ms. Hansberry, sixty well known actors and actresses read from her many works. The voice of Ms. Hansberry is interspersed throughout
 
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To be young, gifted, and black : Lorraine Hansberry in her own words
Languages
English (27)

Covers
The collected last plays