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Visit this page often for the latest Cather-related news as well as information about the Willa Cather Foundation's programs, collections, and events.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
In her invited lecture, "When the World Broke in Two: America on the Cusp of the 1920s," Ryan will situate Cather's novel within the time period of creation and publication, a period that foreshadowed the turmoils of the 1920s.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Join us as we welcome Alex Ross back to Red Cloud as keynote speaker for the 65th annual Willa Cather Spring Conference.
Monday, April 6, 2020
An avid reader and a frequent visitor to Red Cloud, Frank Markley has been a member of the Willa Cather Foundation for nearly forty years.
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Dear Friends, The National Willa Cather Center, our historic sites, and our guest house are closed until further notice . In the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
For the month of April, we have invited noted authors, poets, actors, artists, musicians, filmmakers and other luminaries to share their appreciative readings of Cather's verse.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
It isn’t widely recognized that writing poetry represented some of Willa Cather’s earliest literary endeavors. Even after establishing herself as a writer of significance,...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
1918 was a pivotal year for Willa Cather. This letter, written to her friend Carrie Miner Sherwood, conveys the hardships of war time and illness, but is also peppered with joys, including the publication of "My Antonia."
Monday, March 30, 2020
Join us for a visit to Taos, New Mexico in November at the Mabel Dodge Luhan House.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
We've been busy in the Collections & Archives at the National Willa Cather Center as several important gifts have recently joined our collections.
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Spring is a perfect time to bring students to Webster county to tour Willa Cather sites both in town and in the country. Students reading My Ántonia or learning about...