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Title Approaches to teaching Cather's My Antonia / edited by Susan J. Rosowski.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Modern Language Association of America, c1989.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.52 C286mDa    ---  Available
Description xii, 194 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Approaches to teaching world literature ; 22
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 178-190) and index.
Contents Immigrant backgrounds to My Antonia : "a curious social situation in Black Hawk" / Sally Allen McNall -- Willa Cather's Nebraska / Robert W. Cherny -- Making and reception of My Antonia / James Woodress -- People, the place, and the times : a lexicon for My Antonia / Philip L. Gerber -- My Antonia as pastoral / David Stouck -- My Antonia as plains epic / Paul A. Olson -- Romanticism of My Antonia : every reader's story / Susan J. Rosowski -- Place of My Antonia in women's literary traditions / Josephine Donovan -- Biblical and religious dimensions of My Antonia / John J. Murphy -- William James, Henri Bergson, and remembered time in My Antonia / Loretta Wasserman -- My Antonia in a survey of the American novel / Tom Quirk.
My Antonia in women's studies : pioneer women and men : the myth and the reality / Mary Anne Ferguson -- My Antonia in American studies : history, landscape, and memory / Barbara Bair -- My Antonia in the freshman writing class / Jennifer Bradley -- Teaching My Antonia to adults : an interdisciplinary approach in a community college / Constance Mierendorf -- Teaching My Antonia as a plains novel / Robert Thacker -- Teaching My Antonia to non-English majors from Spanish-speaking homes / James L. Evans -- Art and apparent artlessness : self-reflexivity in My Antonia / Blanche H. Gelfant -- My Antonia as double bildungsroman / Charlotte Goodman -- Gender, sexuality, and point of view : teaching My Antonia from a feminist perspective / Sharon O'Brien.
Jim Burden : a rare modern / Glen A. Love -- Doctrine of the open road in My Antonia / Paul Comeau -- Kindling the imagination : the inset stories of My Antonia / Michael Peterman -- Teaching the illustrations to My Antonia / Jean Schwind -- Functional beauty of style in My Antonia / Stephen Tatum.
Subject Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. My Antonia.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 -- Study and teaching.
Frontier and pioneer life in literature.
Women pioneers in literature.
Nebraska -- In literature.
Added Author Rosowski, Susan J.
Added Title My Antonia
ISBN 0873525191 (hard) : $32.00
0873525205 (pbk.) : $17.50

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