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July/August 2015

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July/August 2015

Landscape of Arizona's Box Canyon, Wupatki National Monument

Willa Cather in the Desert: Where She Learned What Truly Mattered and Found Material forThe Song of the Lark

Walnut Canyon in Arizona was the inspiration for key scenes in Cather's 1915 novel.

By Mark Athitakis

Volume 36, Issue 4

Willa Cather's visit to the desert.

—Gary Kelley