Articles with keyword "United States"
Celebration of the work's centennial
A university president maps the way forward for the humanities.
Neal Gabler on the genius of Walt Disney
Edmund Wilson's Big Idea: A Series of Books Devoted to Classic American Writing. It Almost Didn't Happen.
The origins of the Library of America were a messy business.
His own life was one of contradictions, and he revealed both the good and evil in all his characters.
Calamity Jane spit, gambled, and dressed like a man and became a Western legend.
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.
In the nineteenth century, making scrapbooks wasn't just for the hoi polloi. Celebrities like Mark Twain clipped and pasted, too.