Articles with keyword "American literature"
Willa Cather in the Desert: Where She Learned What Truly Mattered and Found Material for The Song of the Lark
Walnut Canyon in Arizona was the inspiration for key scenes in Cather's 1915 novel.
Mencken's memoirs show a softer side on the sardonic critic
With Susan Shillinglaw on the 75th anniversary of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath
Papa's key ingredients
America's greatest personal essayist was more than a little shy and intensely self-conscious.
A seventeen-year-old's scribbles reveal the writer to come.
A film on Ralph Ellison and his novel delves into his position as a black man in America.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian talks with Chairman Bruce Cole about the delights of discovering history.