69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference

Red Cloud Red Cloud, NE, United States

The 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference will celebrate Willa Cather and reading. Cather herself was an avid reader as well as a writer; she enjoyed sharing her book recommendations with friends, and she was pleased by hearing the comments of her own readers. From an early age, she established her “library,” with her books […]

$50 – $150

69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference

Red Cloud Red Cloud, NE, United States

The 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference will celebrate Willa Cather and reading. Cather herself was an avid reader as well as a writer; she enjoyed sharing her book recommendations with friends, and she was pleased by hearing the comments of her own readers. From an early age, she established her “library,” with her books […]

$50 – $150

Willa Cather Spring Conference: Travis Hencey artist talk and reception

Burlington Depot - Red Cloud West Welch Street, Red Cloud, NE, United States

This event is part of the 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference, and is free and open to the public. The Field, The Fire is a solo exhibition to be held in conjunction with the 69th annual Willa Cather Spring Conference. The conference, Cather and the Readerly Imagination, will focus on Cather's own books and reading habits, […]

Willa Cather Spring Conference: Kali Fajardo-Anstine

Red Cloud Opera House 413 N. Webster St., Red Cloud, NE, United States

This event is part of the 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference, and is free and open to the public both in-person and online. Visit the event website to view the livestream. Kali Fajardo-Anstine will present an invited lecture "From Bookshelf to Dreamworld: Cather and the Underground Stream." Kali Fajardo-Anstine is the nationally best-selling author […]

69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference

Red Cloud Red Cloud, NE, United States

The 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference will celebrate Willa Cather and reading. Cather herself was an avid reader as well as a writer; she enjoyed sharing her book recommendations with friends, and she was pleased by hearing the comments of her own readers. From an early age, she established her “library,” with her books […]

$50 – $150

Willa Cather Spring Conference: panel discussion on “Reading Cather Collectively”

Red Cloud Opera House 413 N. Webster St., Red Cloud, NE, United States

This event is part of the 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference, and is free and open to the public both in person and online via livestream on the event page. Panelists Kali Fajardo-Anstine, Pat Leach, Arielle Zibrak, and Kari Ronning explore the Spring Conference topic, "Pleasures and Disruptions: Reading Cather Collectively." Moderated by Kelsey […]

Willa Cather Spring Conference: Childhood Home Dedication & Ribbon-Cutting

Willa Cather Childhood Home North Cedar Street, Red Cloud, NE, United States

This event is part of the 69th Annual Willa Cather Spring Conference, and is free and open to the public, but free tickets must be reserved by May 31. See the event website for details on how to reserve tickets. Join Willa Cather Foundation leadership, project partners and supporters, Nebraska State Poet Matt Mason, and […]