Character Analysis Of Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin In The Sun

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Many people strive to accomplish their American dream. Certain character traits can affect your ability to accomplish it. Lorraine Hansberry’s play “A Raisin In The Sun,” shows how different character traits affect the character 's ability to reach their dream. In the play, a man named Walter tries to reach his dream of opening a liquor store and becoming wealthy. Throughout the book, some of his personality traits make it harder for him to obtain his goal, while his other traits help him. Walter’s American Dream of opening a liquor store and becoming successful is affected by his personality traits of selfishness, pride, and ambition. Although it sounds like negative trait, selfishness actually helps Walter get closer to his dream. This he
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