Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

by Banned Library in

A Raisin in the Sun
By Lorraine Hansberry

A play of a family trying to find their way in the world and a few characters from fiction who died and caused the stories to happen.


1979 - Utah - The Ogden School District restricted circulation of the play after responding to criticism from an anti-pornography group

2004 - Illinois - Challenged as degrading to African Americans at Normal Community High School but retained


Doyle, Robert P. Banned Books: Challenging Our Freedom to Read. ALA. 2014.

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