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a person who advocated a policy of absorbing or intergrating differeing racial groups
the word that joseph assagai uses to describe Beneatha's total absorption into the American Culture
in a manner befitting a woman who flirts with men to gain attention from men
beneatha's dresses in African robes
briefly acting confounded or astonished
s: shocked a: composed
Ruths reaction to the way in which beneatha is dressed when she dons her african garb
someone who organizes a business venture and assumes the risk for it
beneatha's scathing criticism of Walter's aspirations for a higher paying job
s: vivacious a: depressed
Ruth's reaction when Mama bought the house
joking or jesting; often inappropriate
s: sarcastic a: sincerity
sarcastic reaction when Mama came home after Linder's visit
to cause increasing poisoning irritation or bitterness
s: infect a: heal
in poem describing when a dream is delayed
"religion" of those who don't believe in God and/or are uncivilized
s: Paganism a: Christianity
Mama's reaction to what Beneatha believes
Ridiculous, or exaggerated as to cause or deserve laughter; absurd
s: ridiculous a: serious
the hat of Mama's that travis gave her
the act of determining a position by adjusting to facts or principles
part of Linders's ironically names "welcoming committee"
Greek titan who lived on Olympus (stole fire from gods and gave it to humans)
the name that George calls walter after hearing walter's drunken tirade about business opportunities
separated or isolated from others or a main group by policy
s: isolated a: integrated
the rules that pertained to housing
Oriented or directed toward social needs and problems
issues with which Hansberry dealt in her handwriting
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