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My Ántonia

My Ántonia

by Willa Cather

An artist should have no moral purpose in mind other than just his art.

Willa Cather as managing editor of McClure's, 1908 (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Archives & Special Collections)

Works Cited

Acocella, Joan. Willa Cather and the Politics of Criticism. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2000.

Bennett, Mildred R. The World of Willa Cather. 1951. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1995.

Bohlke, L. Brent, ed. Willa Cather in Person: Interviews, Speeches, and Letters. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1986.

Cather, Willa. My Ántonia. 1918. New York: Vintage, 1994.

---. O Pioneers! 1913. New York: Vintage, 1992.

O'Brien, Sharon, ed. Willa Cather: Stories, Poems, and Other Writings. New York: Library of America, 1992.

Sergeant, Elizabeth Shepley. Willa Cather: A Memoir. 1953. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1992.


Writer: Erika Koss for the National Endowment for the Arts

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