The Willa Cather Reader: My Antonia/Sculptor's Funeral/Paul's Case/The Garden Lodge

The Willa Cather Reader My Antonia Sculptor s Funeral Paul s Case The Garden Lodge Willa Cather s Pulitzer Prize winning fiction has earned her the reputation as one of the greatest American novelists of her time This unabridged collection of Cather s best known works include MY ANT

  • Title: The Willa Cather Reader: My Antonia/Sculptor's Funeral/Paul's Case/The Garden Lodge
  • Author: Willa Cather
  • ISBN: 9780762401758
  • Page: 317
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Willa Cather s Pulitzer Prize winning fiction has earned her the reputation as one of the greatest American novelists of her time This unabridged collection of Cather s best known works include MY ANTONIA, Sculptor s Funeral , Paul s Case , and The Garden Lodge.

    • [PDF] Ú Free Download ↠ The Willa Cather Reader: My Antonia/Sculptor's Funeral/Paul's Case/The Garden Lodge : by Willa Cather ✓
      317 Willa Cather
    • thumbnail Title: [PDF] Ú Free Download ↠ The Willa Cather Reader: My Antonia/Sculptor's Funeral/Paul's Case/The Garden Lodge : by Willa Cather ✓
      Posted by:Willa Cather
      Published :2019-08-02T19:31:04+00:00

    About "Willa Cather"

    1. Willa Cather

      Wilella Sibert Cather was born in Back Creek Valley Gore , Virginia, in December 7, 1873 Her novels on frontier life brought her to national recognition In 1923 she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for her novel, One of Ours 1922 , set during World War I She grew up in Virginia and Nebraska She then attended the University of Nebraska, initially planning to become a physician, but after writing an article for the Nebraska State Journal, she became a regular contributor to this journal Because of this, she changed her major and graduated with a bachelor s degree in English After graduation in 1894, she worked in Pittsburgh as writer for various publications and as a school teacher for approximately 13 years, thereafter moving to New York City for the remainder of her life She traveled widely and often spent summers in New Brunswick, Canada In later life, she experienced much negative criticism for her conservative politics and became reclusive, burning some of her letters and personal papers, including her last manuscript She was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1943 In 1944, Cather received the gold medal for fiction from the National Institute of Arts and Letters, an award given once a decade for an author s total accomplishments She died of a cerebral hemorrhage at the age of 73 in New York City.

    352 thoughts on “The Willa Cather Reader: My Antonia/Sculptor's Funeral/Paul's Case/The Garden Lodge”

    1. I enjoyed "O Pioneers" and "My Antonia." Wonderful narrative nonfiction memoirs of Willa Cather's life in Nebraska. The short stories were darker, filled with human failure and hopelessness.


    Leave a Comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *