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Video thumbnail: American Masters Lorraine Hansberry's Inspiration for "A Raisin in the Sun"

American Masters

Lorraine Hansberry's Inspiration for "A Raisin in the Sun"

Learn about the process that led Lorraine Hansberry to write her groundbreaking play.

Lorraine Hansberry's Inspiration for "A Raisin in the Sun"

Video thumbnail: American Masters The Groundbreaking Broadway Casting of "A Raisin in the Sun"

American Masters

The Groundbreaking Broadway Casting of "A Raisin in the Sun"

Sidney Poitier, Lloyd Richard and Ruby Dee reflect on casting for "A Raisin in the Sun."

The Groundbreaking Broadway Casting of "A Raisin in the Sun"

Video thumbnail: American Masters Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart - Trailer

American Masters

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart - Trailer

Explore the life of activist and playwright Lorraine Hansberry.

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart - Trailer

Video thumbnail: American Masters Lorraine Hansberry speaks out against injustice

American Masters

Lorraine Hansberry speaks out against injustice

Lorraine Hansberry speaks out with "sighted eyes and feeling heart" against injustice.

Lorraine Hansberry speaks out against injustice

Video thumbnail: American Masters Lorraine Hansberry on being young, gifted and black

American Masters

Lorraine Hansberry on being young, gifted and black

Lorraine Hansberry encourages young writers to represent their community in their work.

Lorraine Hansberry on being young, gifted and black