Writings of Willa Cather

Guests examined the history of westward expansion, life on the plains, and the Progressive Era through the writings of Willa… read more

Guests examined the history of westward expansion, life on the plains, and the Progressive Era through the writings of Willa Cather. Cather authored several novels featuring characters and themes developed from observations from her life in Red Cloud, Nebraska.

This program was telecast from Red Cloud, Nebraska and featured Cather’s childhood home and scenes from the small town. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
164887-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Red Cloud, Nebraska, United States
First Aired:
Jul 2, 2001
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2002

Airing Details

  • Jul 02, 2001 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 02, 2001 | 5:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 06, 2001 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 07, 2001 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 30, 2001 | 10:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2001 | 12:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2002 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 29, 2002 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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