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A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

An overview of "A Raisin in the Sun" and playwright Lorraine Hansberry.

"A Raisin in the Sun" - Lorraine Hansberry's Family Drama
An overview of the plot and characters of "A Raisin in the Sun." Explore the literary triumph of playwright Lorraine Hansberry. At the age of twenty-nine, she became the first African American woman to have a play on Broadway. The play was recently adapted into a 2008 television movie starring Sean Combs.

Lorraine Hansberry - Biography of "A Raisin in the Sun" Playwright
Biography of Lorraine Hansberry - "A Raisin in the Sun" playwright.

Teacher Resources for "A Raisin in the Sun"
"Teachervision" provides an useful set of teacher resources for Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun." Be forewarned, the website allows 5 free article views, then prompts the user to subscribe.

Official Broadway Site - A Raisin in the Sun
The Official Broadway site of the 2005 revival features cast information, production notes, publicity photos, and other useful information.

A Raisin in the Sun - Plot Summary and Study Guide
A Raisin in the Sun - Study Guide and Plot Summary Lorraine Hansberry's Play about an African American family in the 1950s.

A Raisin in the Sun - Act One, Scene Two
Synopsis of "A Raisin in the Sun" (Act One, Scene Two) Plot Summary

"A Raisin in the Sun" - Act Two, Scene One - Plot Summary and…
"A Raisin in the Sun" - Act Two, Scene One - Plot Summary and character analysis of Walter Lee, Ruth, Beneath, and Mama Younger.

"A Raisin in the Sun" - Act Two, Scene Two - Plot Summary and…
A Raisin in the Sun - Act Two, Scene Two Plot Summary and Study Guide to Lorraine Hansberry's play "A Raisin in the Sun." In this scene, Beneatha Younger decides that George is not the right guy for her. And Walter Lee rebounds from his self-loathing when Mama Younger gives him money to invest.

A Raisin in the Sun - Act Two, Scene Three
"A Raisin in the Sun" - Plot Summary and Charater Analysis for Act Two, Scene Three of A Raisin in the Sun.

"A Raisin in the Sun" Act III - Plot Summary and Study Guide
"A Raisin in the Sun" Study Guide for Act Three - Plot Summary of "A Raisin in the Sun" character analysis of Walter Lee from Lorraine Hansberry's play

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