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The Cambridge companion to Willa Cather

The Cambridge companion to Willa Cather

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cather, Willa, -- 1873-1947 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCompanion to Willa Cather
    Statementedited by Marilee Lindemann.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesCambridge companions to literature
    ContributionsLindemann, Marilee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.A87 Z59155 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 229 p. :
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22175405M
    ISBN 10052182110X, 0521527937
    ISBN 109780521821100, 9780521527934
    LC Control Number2004051820

      The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather. William Baker (Presidential Research Professor, Department of English/University Libraries, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, USA) Reference Reviews. ISSN: Publication date: 1 Author: William Baker. Willa Sibert Cather (/ ˈ k æ ð ər /; December 7, – Ap ) was an American writer who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, including O Pioneers! (), The Song of the Lark (), and My Ántonia (). In she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours (), a novel set during World War : Wilella Sibert Cather, December 7, , .

    The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather offers thirteen original essays by leading scholars of a major American modernist novelist. Willa Cather's luminous prose is 'easy' to read yet surprisingly difficult to understand. The essays collected here are theoretically informed but accessibly written and cover the full range of Cather's career.   Willa Cather at the Modernist Crux examines Willa Cather’s position in time, in aesthetics, and in the world. Born a Victorian in , Cather made herself a modernist through the poems, stories, and novels she wrote and published into the twentieth century. coeditor of The Cambridge Companion to Nathaniel Hawthorne Cather Studies.

    Great deals on Paperback Willa Cather Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!   "The Cambridge Companion to American Novelists should appeal to all levels, from students studying American literature to general readers interested in learning more about a broad range of talented authors, representing the multi-ethnic narratives of America's : Timothy Parrish.


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Cited by: Pulitzer Prize-winning short-story writer Katherine Anne Porter once wrote that she liked Willa Cather's short fiction better than any of her novels. More than fifty years later, Porter's opinion runs counter to critical consensus, as Cather is mainly known for her twelve novels published between and Willa Cather (–) is one of a handful of undeniably “classic” American authors.

Where many of the most cherished American novelists are known primarily for having written one novel that is read again and again, Cather wrote several. The Prairie Trilogy of O Pioneers. X - The Cambridge Companion to - Willa Cather - Edited by Marilee Lindemann Excerpt.

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The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather offers thirteen original essays by leading scholars of a major American modernist novelist. Willa Cather's luminous prose is 'easy' to read yet surprisingly difficult to : Cambridge University Press. In this collection of thirteen essays Lindemann successfully meets her goal of offering recent criticism that recenters Cather as a writer who responded fully to the "changing social and demographic conditions" of her time.

The essays indeed encourage reading "against the grain of Cather's escapism" in a range of "interpretative possibilities." Particularly useful are essays exploring little Author: Mary R Ryder. Willa Cather and "the old story": Sapphira and the slave girl / Ann Romines.

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Willa Cather's luminous prose is 'easy' to read yet surprisingly difficult to understand. The essays collected here. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Cambridge Companions to Literature: The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather (Paperback) at nd: Assistant Professor Marilee Lindemann. The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather is dedicated to the memory of Cather scholar Susan Rosowski, and it contains one of her final essays in which she draws upon Walt Whitman's exuberance and Henri Bergson's book Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic ( 1) to consider Cather's work as it fulfills the patterns in comedy.

Lindemann, Marilee (editor) () The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England, ISBN X Meyering, Sheryl L. () Understanding O pioneers. and My Antonia: A student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, ISBN Author: Willa Cather.

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By Mary R Ryder. Abstract. In this collection of thirteen essays Lindemann successfully meets her goal of offering recent criticism that recenters Cather as a writer who responded fully to the \u22changing social and demographic conditions\u22 of her time.

The essays indeed encourage Author: Mary R Ryder.