After reviewing your notes, write a response based on one of the provided prompts. Be sure to cite evidence from the text!
Writing Assessment Options:
- Compare and contrast Hansberry’s play and Hughes’ poem.
- Discuss at least two of the literary elements covered in this lesson – setting, characterization, or conflict - to analyze how each contributes to the overall meaning, or theme(s), of the play.
- Discuss why Hansberry’s play still resonates today. Be sure to make reference to at least two of the literary elements in this lesson in your response.
- Create a video or visual presentation, like an infographic or collage, connecting Lorraine Hansberry’s play A Raisin in the Sun and Langston Hughes’ poem “Harlem.”