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Reading Group Guide

The questions, discussion topics, and author biography that follow are designed to enhance your group's reading of Willa Cather's My Antonia and The Professor's House. We hope that they will provide you with new ways of looking at--and talking

about--two novels that represent Cather's astonishing powers of narrative selection and juxtaposition; her ability to create believably complex characters who take on mythic dimensions in the reader's imagination, and the historical vision that could celebrate the American past without minimizing its hardships and moral ambiguities.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679731801
Author:
Cather, Willa
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Cather, Willa Silbert
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Middle aged men
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
Teacher-student relationships
Subject:
College teachers
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Classics
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19901031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.00x5.30x.55 in. .56 lbs.

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Product details 272 pages Vintage Books USA - English 9780679731801 Reviews:
"Review" by , "The Professor's House is arguably Willa Cather's most important novel of the 1920s. Thematically, the book is exceptionally far ranging."
"Synopsis" by , A study in emotional dislocation and renewal--Professor Godfrey St. Peter, a man in his 50's, has achieved what would seem to be remarkable success. When called on to move to a more comfortable home, something in him rebels.
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