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To be young, gifted, and black

Robert Nemiroff

To be young, gifted, and black

a portrait of Lorraine Hansberry in her own words.

by Robert Nemiroff

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Published by S. French in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965 -- Drama.,
  • African American women civil rights workers -- Drama.,
  • African American dramatists -- Drama.,
  • Women dramatists -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAdapted by Robert Nemiroff.
    ContributionsHansberry, Lorraine, 1930-1965.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3564.E48 T6 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5458339M
    LC Control Number73160708

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