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Our State: Nebraskans Who Made a Difference

Introduction to Nebraska Authors


This program consists of readings from six Nebraska authors, with a short biography of each author and an introduction to each piece. Readings and authors include Mari Sandoz’s “Winter Thunder,” Willa Cather’s “My Antonia,” Wright Morris’ “Will’s Boy,” John G. Neihardt’s “All Is But a Beginning,” Bess Streeter Aldrich’s “A White Bird Flying” and Loren Eiseley’s “All the Strange Hours.”

The Speakers Bureau is is made possible by these generous sponsors:

  • The Johnny Carson Fund at the Nebraska Cultural Endowment
  • The Adah & Leon Millard Foundation

Humanities Nebraska programming is made possible by:

and generous individuals, foundations, and businesses across Nebraska.