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Willa Cather : the road is all

Author: David StrathairnWilla CatherMarcia Gay HardenChristine LesiakJoel GeyerAll authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, ℗2005]
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1883, the young Cather was plucked from her luxurious home in Virginia and dropped into the tall grass prairies of Nebraska, an experience that exhilarated her and became the force behind all of her great novels - O Pioneer, My Antonia, Death Comes for the Archbishop and the Pulitzer Prize winning One of Ours. She has been a great inspiration to women writers and women readers, rediscovered in every decade for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Biography
Named Person: Willa Cather; Willa Cather
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Strathairn; Willa Cather; Marcia Gay Harden; Christine Lesiak; Joel Geyer; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123069155
Notes: Originally broadcast in 2005.
Credits: Producer/writer, Christine Lesiak ; producer/director, Joel Geyer; ed. tur, Patrick Aylward.
Performer(s): Narrated by David Strathairn ; voice of Willa Cather, Marcia Gay Harden.
Description: 1 streaming video file (85 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color with black and white sequences
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent).
Other Titles: Road is all
American masters (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production of Thirteen/WNET New York and NET Television.

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In 1883, the young Cather was plucked from her luxurious home in Virginia and dropped into the tall grass prairies of Nebraska, an experience that exhilarated her and became the force behind all of her great novels - O Pioneer, My Antonia, Death Comes for the Archbishop and the Pulitzer Prize winning One of Ours. She has been a great inspiration to women writers and women readers, rediscovered in every decade for the past 100 years.

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