"A Raisin in the Sun"

Discuss with a partner the following questions, then create your own blog to answer:

Review Scene 5:

1) What does the dialogue in this scene tell us Mama wants to do?  Think in broad terms.

2) When Mama gives the envelope to Walter, what does this tell the audience?

Review these lines from Scene 8:

MRS. JOHNSON: Some folks might say don't go where you're not wanted.  But I think it's wonderful that you are all so...brave.

1) Why does Mrs. Johnson pause before the word "brave"?

Review Scene 11:

1) What is the most important idea in this scene?  Think in broad terms.