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
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Ann Billesbach Member Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial->Board of Directors
- Steve Ryan Executive Director Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial
- Richard Norton Smith Executive Director Ford (Gerald R.) Presidential Foundation
- Brian Lamb Host C-SPAN
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