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A Raisin In The Sun


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A Raisin In The Sun

  1. 1. A Raisin in the Sun By Justin Ehrenpreis
  2. 2. Author <ul><li>Lorraine Hansberry </li></ul>
  3. 3. Setting <ul><li>Chicago , 1950 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ruth <ul><li>30, loves her husband but tired of his dream of making money </li></ul>
  5. 5. Walter <ul><li>35, Ruth’s husband, hates working as a chauffeur, dreams of making a lot of money </li></ul>
  6. 6. Travis <ul><li>10 year old boy, son of Ruth and Walter </li></ul>
  7. 7. Lena (Mama) <ul><li>62, widow, mother of Walter, Beneatha proud, strong, religious </li></ul>
  8. 8. Karl Linder <ul><li>A representative from Clybourne Park Association doesn’t want the Youngers to move into neighborhood </li></ul>
  9. 9. Bobo <ul><li>Walters friend </li></ul>
  10. 10. Beneatha <ul><li>20, Walters sister, wants to be a doctor, often disagrees with Walter </li></ul>