Review: Emily Bernard on Imani Perry's Lorraine Hansberry

Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry is a story about a story. Author Imani Perry describes the book as “less a biography than a genre yet to be named.” In tender, elegant prose, Perry establishes her literary mission, which is to honor the ambition of the late Lorraine Hansberry, the first African American writer to …

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