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Title The Cambridge companion to Willa Cather / edited by Marilee Lindemann
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 229 pages) : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Cambridge companions to literature
Cambridge companions to literature
Contents I: Contexts and critical issues -- Willa Cather as progressive : politics and the writer / Guy J. Reynolds -- The Cather thesis : the American empire of migration / Joseph R. Urgo -- Willa Cather's American modernism / Richard H. Millington -- Willa Cather and the geography of Jewishness / Lisa Marcus -- Willa Cather and sexuality / Jonathan Goldberg -- Willa Cather and the performing arts / Janis P. Stout -- Willa Cather and the comic sense of self / Susan J. Rosowski -- Cather and the short story / Mark J. Madigan -- Willa Cather in the country of the ill / Sharon O'Brien -- II: Studies of major works -- Rereading My √Āntonia / Anne E. Goldman -- Fictions of possession in The professor's house / John N. Swift -- Catholic expansionism and the politics of depression in Death comes for the archbishop / Leona Sevick -- Willa Cather and "the old story" : Sapphira and the slave girl / Ann Romines
Summary 'The Cambridge Companion to Willa Cather' offers 13 original essays by leading scholars of a major American modernist novelist. The essays are theoretically informed but accessibly written and cover the full range of Cather's career
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-227) and index
Notes English
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Subject Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 -- Criticism and interpretation
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Women and literature.
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Lindemann, Marilee
LC no. 2004051820
ISBN 0511222661 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511222665 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
Other Titles Companion to Willa Cather