A Remarkable Woman: Lorraine Vivian Hansberry

“Yes, life can be a barrel of disappointments, sometimes.”  Ruth, A Raisin in the Sun Lorraine Vivian Hansberry (May 19, 1930 – January 12, 1965) certainly had her “barrel of disappointments”.  She was the youngest child of Carl and Nannie Louise of Chicago. Her father was a realtor and her mother a schoolteacher. The family … Continue reading A Remarkable Woman: Lorraine Vivian Hansberry