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RQ-260744-18
The Complete Letters of American Writer Willa Cather
Andrew Jewell, Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska

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The Complete Letters of Willa Cather (Database/Archive/Digital Edition)
Title: The Complete Letters of Willa Cather
Author: Willa Cather
Abstract: The Complete Letters of Willa Cather is an endeavor to publish, for the first time, the collected correspondence of one of the most significant and widely-read American novelists of the twentieth century. The author of My Àntonia, A Lost Lady, The Professor's House, Death Comes for the Archbishop, and many other celebrated books, Willa Cather was a woman with a compelling personal story, remarkable professional accomplishments, and a courageously independent life; her personal writings are of deep interest to many. The letters, long withheld from publication and even from quotation due to restrictions in Cather's will, provide unparalleled insight into the life, creative imagination, and professional and social context of this extraordinary woman. 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.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://cather.unl.edu/writings/letters
Access Model: open access


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