Willa Cather (1873-1947) American Writer. (18731947) American writer. Willa Cather won the Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for One of Ours, and is famous for My Antonia. http://classiclit.about.com/od/catherwilla/Cather_Willa_Sibert.htm
Extractions: zWASL=1 zGL='0';zGR='ca-about-radlink'; zJs=10 zJs=11 zJs=12 zJs=13 zc(5,'jsc',zJs,9999999,'') zDO=0 Home Education Classic Literature Search A-to-Z Writers A-to-Z Writers C - Writers - Last Names (1873-1947) American writer. Willa Cather once wrote: "That is happiness: to be dissolved into something complete and great." She won the Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for "One of Ours," and is famous for "My Antonia." Willa Cather is famous for My Antonia and other works. Here's a selected list of her works. Willa Cather is perhaps most famous for My Antonia, along with other novels and stories. Cather was also a journalist and a teacher. zSB(3,3) Read "A Death in the Desert," by Willa Cather (1875-1947). Read "Bohemian Girl," by Willa Cather (1875-1947). Read "Eric Hermannson's Soul" by Willa Cather (1875-1947). Read "The Enchanted Bluff" by Willa Cather (1875-1947).
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Cadence Quotes mind of the sensitive reader an intangible residuum of pleasure, a cadence, a quality of voice that is exclusively the writer's own, individual, unique. Cather,Willa Sibert http://www.yourdictionary.com/quotes/cadence
Extractions: New York City New York United States Occupation Novelist Nationality American Period Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 – April 24, 1947) was a Pulitzer Prize -winning American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains , works such as O Pioneers! My Ántonia , and The Song of the Lark . In 1923 she was awarded the Pulitzer for One of Ours (1922), a novel set during World War I . Cather grew up in Nebraska and graduated from the state university; she lived in New York for most of her adult life and writing career. (See Willa Cather Birthplace She was born Wilella Siebert Cather in 1873 on her maternal grandmother's farm in the Back Creek valley near Winchester, Virginia . Her father was Charles Fectigue Cather (d. 1928), whose family had lived on land in the valley for six generations. Her mother was Mary Virginia Boak (d. 1931). Within a year they moved to Willow Shade, given to them by her paternal grandparents. The senior Cathers moved on to Nebraska. Mary had six more children after Willa: Roscoe, Douglass, Jessica, James, John, and Elsie. The family moved to Red Cloud, Nebraska
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Extractions: Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 - April 24, 1947) was born in Back Creek Valley, Virginia on small farm that had been in her family for six generations. In 1883 the Cather family moved to Nebraska, relocating to the town of Red Cloud the following. That is the town where Willa spent the remainder of her childhood, and also the town she would later make famous in her writing. Willa insisted on attending college and her family borrowed money to send her to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. After college she moved to Pittsburgh, and then to New York City where she went to work for McClure's Magazine. As a writer, her early efforts were heavily influenced by Henry James. Sarah Orne Jewett advised Cather against relying so much on James influence and she came into her own voice when she focused her writing on the prairie, garnering popular and critical success culminating in the 1923 Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours.
Willa Sibert Cather — Infoplease.com Encyclopedia Cather, Willa Sibert. Cather, Willa Sibert (sī'b u rt kă thstrok;' u r) , 1873–1947, American novelist and shortstory writer, b. Winchester, Va., considered one of the http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/people/A0810858.html
Cather, Willa Sibert - S9.com 1873 Born on the 7th of December at Back Creek Valley near Winchester, Virginia U.S.A. Willa Sibert Cather was Nebraska's most noted novelist.1895 - Cather was graduated from the http://www.s9.com/Biography/Cather-Willa-Sibert
Kin Quotes Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers. Cather,Willa Sibert In Commonweal,17 Apr. http://www.yourdictionary.com/quotes/kin
Cather, Willa Sibert US novelist and shortstory writer http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0016739.html