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7 edition of calendar of the letters of Willa Cather found in the catalog.

calendar of the letters of Willa Cather

by Janis P. Stout

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 -- Correspondence -- Catalogs,
  • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited by Janis P. Stout.
    GenreCatalogs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3505.A87 Z486 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 334 p. ;
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3947365M
    ISBN 10080324293X
    LC Control Number2001034723

    But next month, for the first time, more than of Cather's letters are being revealed to the public in a new book, "The Selected Letters of Willa Cather," co-edited by University of Nebraska.   Long before the age of data and hacking and involuntary transparency, Pulitzer-Prize-winning author Willa Cather (December 7, –Ap ) was a fierce custodian of her own privacy. Despite being a prolific letter-writer, she burned much of her correspondence and, in a will written during the final and rather dark years of her life, forbad the posthumous publication of the .

      Andrew Jewell is an associate professor at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and editor of the Willa Cather Archive (). He is coeditor of the book The American Literature Scholar in the Digital Age and a member of the Willa Cather Foundation Board of Governors. Janis Stout is the author of nine scholarly books, including Willa Cather: The Writer and Her World and two books 5/5(1). Praise “By turns effusive, despairing, mischievous, vain, and bighearted, The Selected Letters unfolds like an epistolary autobiography, teeming with rich period detail and the savvy observations of a complicated artist at the height of her powers.”—O Magazine “Jewell and Stout have performed a valuable service with this book, from which Cather emerges as a strong and vivid presence, a.

    Willa became a literary genius. An author named, Sinclair Lewis was quoted saying, “Miss Cather is Nebraska’s foremost citizen. The United States knows Nebraska because of Willa Cather’s books.” The stories Willa wrote about provided the rest of the world with an inside picture of life in Nebraska. Willa Cather never forgot Nebraska. The Emerging Voice and James Woodress’s Willa Cather: A Literary Life, both , and those by Hermione Lee () and Janis P. Stout (). Then there are the letters. Stout’s work on Cather’s letters has been of singular importance, in her Calendar of Letters () and, coedited with Andrew.


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Calendar of the letters of Willa Cather by Janis P. Stout Download PDF EPUB FB2

This calendar of all her known letters, which includes paraphrases of more than letters held in over 60 different collections, builds on a brief guide to Cather letters published by Margaret O'Connor nearly 30 years : Willa Cather, Janis P.

Stout. An infamous clause in Willa Cather's will, forbidding publication of her letters and other papers, has long caused consternation among Cather scholars.

For Cather, a complex and private person who seldom made revelatory public pronouncements, personal letters provide-or would provide-an especially valuable key to understanding/5(2). The Hardcover of the A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather by Willa Cather at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

Due to COVID, orders may be : A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather: An Expanded, Digital Edition is an effort to provide a guide to the letters written by Willa Cather.

The digital edition is an expanded and updated version of the print volume, published by the University of Nebraska Press and edited by Janis P.

Stout. There are records of 2, letters in this digital resource, a number that represents most of the Cather. Book Overview An infamous clause in Willa Cather's will, forbidding publication of her letters and other papers, has long caused consternation among Cather scholars.

For Cather, a complex and private person who seldom made revelatory public pronouncements, personal letters provide-or would provide-an especially valuable key to understanding.

The project is supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities and by the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and with the cooperation of Willa Cather Foundation in Red Cloud, Nebraska.

There are currently letters in the edition. The Complete Letters is an ongoing project, updated periodically until its completion. Repository: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, George Cather Ray Collection (MS) To Mrs.

George P. Cather [Aunt Franc], J []; UNL-Ray Is sending a chain letter for her to pass on to three friends. Is correcting proofs for new book to be.

A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather: An Expanded, Digital Edition. Andrew Jewell and Janis P. Stout, editors. Introduction to the New Edition.

by Andrew Jewell. Letter ID: Addressee: Jones, Will Owen Date: Repository: Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial and Educational Foundation To Will Owen Jones, Jan. 15, [actually ] from Pittsburgh; WCPM.

Won't be able to send material for newspaper until next week. Has met C. Magee, managing editor of two Pittsburgh newspapers and political boss of the city.

What’s in Cather’s Letters. By Joan Acocell a. April 9, are publishing the seven-hundred-page “Selected Letters of Willa Cather.” For Cather scholars, or even just fans, this is a Author: Joan Acocella. Cather, Willa, Calendar of the letters of Willa Cather.

Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Willa Cather; Willa Cather: Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Janis P Stout.

The Selected Letters of Willa Cather Hardcover – Ap by Willa Cather (Author), Andrew Jewell (Editor), Janis Stout (Editor) & 0 moreCited by: Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Willa Cather once famously observed, ""The end is nothing; the road is all."" Cather herself made the most of the road she traveled, wearing an indelible literary path studded with classic American novels from O Pioneers.

to My ntonia. The second letter, written much later, is a personal letter to Brother Emil Mohr, CSC, where Cather expresses her disenchantment with the current state of the world as well as her love of Latin.

Entries for both letters can be found in A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather, edited by Janis P. Stout (Lincoln and London: U.

of Nebraska Press. Andrew Jewell is an associate professor at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and editor of the Willa Cather Archive (). He is coeditor of the book The American Literature Scholar in the Digital Age and a member of the Willa Cather Foundation Board of Governors.

Janis Stout is the author of nine scholarly books, including Willa Cather: The Writer and Her World and two books /5(23).

A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather. April Twilights () Willa Cather. Edited with an introduction by Bernice Slote.

New introduction by Robert Thacker. Alexander's Bridge. Lucy Gayheart. The Song of the Lark. The Selected Letters of Willa Cather - Kindle edition by Cather, Willa, Jewell, Andrew, Stout, Janis.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Selected Letters of Willa Cather/5(24). The Cather Project partners with the University of Nebraska Press to publish the Willa Cather Scholarly Edition, the major scholarly edition of Cather’s work.

Each volume contains an extensive apparatus, featuring textual commentary, explanatory notes, and a “Historical Essay” on the genesis of.

The Selected Letters of Willa CatherEdited By Andrew Jewell and Janis Stout This first publication of the letters of one of America's most consistently admired writers is both an exciting and a significant literary event.

Willa Cather, wanting to be judged on her work alone, clearly forbade the punlication of her letters in her will.

But now, more than sixty-five years after her death, with. Willa Cather, wanting to be judged on her work alone, clearly forbade the publication of her letters in her will. But now, more than sixty-five years after her death, with her literary reputation as secure as a reputation can be, the letters have become available for publication.

Andrew Jewell is an associate professor at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and editor of the Willa Cather Archive (). He is coeditor of the book The American Literature Scholar in the Digital Age and a member of the Willa Cather Foundation Board of Governors.

Janis Stout is the author of nine scholarly books, including Willa Cather: The Writer and Her World and two books.

What these letters illustrate so beautifully is the literary journey of Willa Cather, the turn-of-the-century career woman and artist, chronicling her eastward migration from Nebraska to. It wasn’t until the ’90s that Stout turned to Cather’s letters, when she was editing A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather, published in With help from Jewell, Stout began Author: Adele Oliveira.