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Looking for Lorraine : the radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry / Imani Perry.

Looking for Lorraine : the radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry

Perry, Imani, 1972- author. (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Madison Square 812.54 H198 P4 (Text) 31307023805528 Non Fiction Checked out 07/05/2019
Main 812.54 H198 P4 (Text) 31307023584693 New Checked out 07/05/2019

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  • ISBN: 9780807064498 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0807064491 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-218) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lorraine's time -- Migration song -- From heartland to the water's edge -- The girl who can do everything -- Bobby -- Sappho's poetry -- Raisin -- The trinity -- Of the faith of our fathers -- American radical -- The view from chitterling heights -- Homegoing -- Conclusion: retracing, May 2017.
Summary, etc.:
"A revealing portrait of one of the most gifted and charismatic, yet least understood, Black artists and intellectuals of the twentieth century."--
Subject: Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965.
Dramatists, American > 20th century > Biography.
African American dramatists > Biography.
African American women civil rights workers > Biography.

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