A Raisin In The Sun

Each character in the play has their own perspective on what that dream is and what they perceive a better life to be. Hansberry focuses on the importance of achieving one’s dreams regardless of the several harsh struggles in life. Mama said,”Lord if this little plant don’t get more sun…

Raisin in the Sun American dream essay

The American dream in the’50s was near materialism.The possession of consumer goods was thought to bring joy to a household’s life.This stereotypical perspective governs the dream of one of the principal characters in Lorraine Hansberry’s play. The name of this play is based on”Harlem” by Langston Hughes, a poem that… Read more »