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Lorraine Hansberry: the Black experience in the creation of drama

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Alternate title:Black experience in the creation of drama
Summary:Traces the artistic growth and vision of the black playwright Lorraine Hansberry, largely in her own words and in her own voice. Describes the author's childhood in Chicago, student days at the University of Wisconsin, work as a journalist in Harlem, life as a housewife in Greenwich Village, and success on Broadway.
Contributor:Hansberry, Lorraine 1930-1965
McNeil, Claudia
Tangney, Ralph J
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:African American women authors Biography
Hansberry, Lorraine 1930-1965
Credits:Photographers, Robert Elfstrom ... [et al.] ; editor, John W. Dandre.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Theater
Literature, Print Culture
Collection:Films@UM
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