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Willa Cather

Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Love, Longing, and Loose Change

Friday, June 20, 2014

Love and a long distance runner, love, or chocolate, and love and loose change in three romances.

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Selected Shorts

A Singer's Romance

Friday, June 20, 2014

This reading by Marian Seldes of Willa Cather’s “A Singer’s Romance” is part of the SELECTED SHORTS program “Love, Longing, and Loose Change,” hosted by Cynthia Nixon.

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Selected Shorts

Short Stories about Hoping for Love in All the Wrong Places

Friday, January 03, 2014

Not so much sex and the city, but three stories about longing for love presented by guest host Cynthia Nixon.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Selected Letters of Willa Cather

Monday, April 29, 2013

Andrew Jewell and Janis Stout discuss The Selected Letters of Willa Cather, published for the first time than 65 years after her death. The 566 letters collected here range from funny reports of life in Red Cloud in the 1880s that Cather wrote as a teenager to such letters to luminaries such as Sarah Orne Jewett, Robert Frost, Yehudi Menuhin, Sinclair Lewis, and the president of Czechoslovakia.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Love and Longing

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents readings of three stories whose characters hope for love.

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