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Topic: Authors: WILLA CATHER

Willa Cather

Cather signature by Willa Cather, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

About the Author

Willa Cather ca. 1912 wearing necklace from Sarah Orne Jewett taken by Aime Dupont Studio, New York, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Born: 1873, Gore, Virginia
Died: 1947, New York City, New York
Years Active: 1912-1947
Literary Movement: American Realism, Modernism

Cather and Queer Experience

Willa Cather in the Mesa Verde wilds by Unknown author, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Online Resources

Books on Cather at Colby

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Important Works of Fiction

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Historical Context

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