Main Topic: Our State
Topic: Nebraska Literary Giants
Topic: Willa Cather
Speaker: Andrew Jewell
Willa Cather's Life in Letters
Drawing on Jewell’s experience co-editing the first book of Cather’s letters, this talk explores the way Cather used letters to communicate her ideas, maintain her relationships, and think through her life and experiences. Cather’s letters are being published for the first time in 2013, and this program features readings from the lively, but largely unread correspondence of the great American author.