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30

who wrote the poem a raisin in the sun that Hansberry named her play after

Langston Hughes

31

who did she marry

Robert Nemiroff

32

When did she marry her husband

1953

33

what did her husband do for a living

he was a jewish song writer

34

when did she divorce her husband

1962

35

what did Hansberry die from

Pancreatic Cancer

36

When did she die

January 12th, 1965

37

who was the protagonist of a raisin in the sun

Walter Lee

38

who was the antagonist of a raisin in the sun

Mr. Linder

39

what was Mr. Linder's first name

Karl Linder

40

what was the name of the neighborhood the Youngers wanted to move into

Clybourne Park

41

what does the family buy mama before the move to the white neighborhood

gardening tools

42

what are three themes of a raisin in the sun

1) The importance of family
2) the need to fight racial discrimination
3) the value and purpose of dreams

43

what part of Chicago did the Youngers live in before they moved to clybourne park

the south side of Chicago