Basic Black

Legendary Playwright Lorraine Hansberry

Season 2017 Episode 20180105 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

This week, Basic Black discusses legendary playwright Lorraine Hansberry, who wrote 'A Raisin in the Sun.' Panelists: Lisa Simmons, director of the Roxbury International Film Festival; Tracy Heather Strain, producer of 'Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart,' a documentary about Hansberry; Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College; and Michael Jeffries, associate professor at Wellesley College.

Aired: 01/05/18

Rating: NR

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