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 (kăth′ər), Willa Sibert 1873-1947.
American writer noted for depicting frontier life in novels such as My Ántonia (1918) and One of Ours (1922), which won a Pulitzer Prize.
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(Biography) Willa (Sibert). 1873–1947, US novelist, whose works include O Pioneers! (1913) and My Ántonia (1918)
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(ˈkæð ər; often ˈkæθ-)

Willa (Sibert), 1876–1947, U.S. novelist.
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Chicago and the Making of American Modernism: Cather, Hemingway, Faulkner, and Fitzgerald in Conflict
With a father who was solicitor general under Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft, and a husband who was co-founder of the Saturday Review of Literature, she moved in a world very different from Cather's.
Echoes of Emerson: Rethinking Realism in Twain, James, Wharton, and Cather. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2017.
Mark Cather also had people suggesting law school as he navigated legal issues in his role as the chief security officer at University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Cather, Jr., age 88, from Morgantown, WV, passed away on July 3, 2017, at J.W.
He is preceded in death by his wife Dorothea; his parents; son Scott; brother Ralph (the late Helen) Gallimore; and sister Louise (Ben) Cather. Memorial visitation will be held Thursday March 29 5 - 7 pm at Ringa Funeral Home 122 S.
Synopsis: Compiled and edited by Holly Blackford (Professor of English and Writing Director at Rutgers University), "Something Complete and Great: The Centennial Study of My Antonia" is a part of the Fairleigh Dickinson University Press series on Willa Cather. This scholarly study situates "My Antonia" as a novel that stands the test of time by including in its pages an extraordinarily wide range of historical, cultural, literary, psychological, thematic, perceptual, and stylistic issues.
Goodness and Light: Readings for Advent and Christmas gathers spiritual insights and writings from Pope Francis, Marianne Williamson, Thomas Merton, Willa Cather and many more writers, thinkers, and spiritual leaders, and offers a reader for all days of the Advent and Christmas season.
Willa Cather's The Professor's House presents a complex social world marked by status anxiety.
For Willa Cather, the place where she spent her childhood-the American Midwest-was both her inspiration and an abundant source of her art.
Although The Professor s House is not her most popular book, I have to admit I'm a Cather fanatic who loved this shorter novel.
"The bill enjoys pretty wide support," Cather stys.