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Conflicts in A Raisin in the Sun

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Conflicts in a Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun is a play written by Lorraine Hansberry which tells the story of an African-American family who lived in a community in Chicago . The story vividly portrays the struggle the Younger family went through when they received the insurance money left by the late Mr Younger . Each of them has a different idea on how to use the money However , in the end , they still managed to stick together and while

br there is still no certainty as to what their future might bring , they still managed to be optimistic about it , believing that they would be able to pass the difficulties life has to offer as long as they stick together



The play is basically about dreams and ambition . The Younger family experienced a great deal of hardship on their daily struggle with their lives . This led to their dream that someday they would be able to better their station in life . In fact , the inspiration to the title of the play , A Raisin in the Sun ' came from the poem Harlem - 2 ' written by Langston Hughes . Harlem - 2 is a poem which talks about forgotten dreams . Hughes was able to ingeniously explore the dreams of the oppressed by comparing a deferred dream to an object which ultimately changes over time

What happens to a dream deferred

Does it dry up

Like a raisin in the...

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