In honor of the centennial of the publication of My Ántonia, the Willa Cather Foundation and affiliates are organizing other events across the country in addition to the five events featured on this site. These include:

  • March 2018: Vintage Classics release of My Ántonia 100th anniversary edition, with introduction by Pulitzer Prize-winner Jane Smiley
  • March 22 to 23, 2018: Prairie Songs: Remembering Ántonia, an original song cycle by Brent Edstrom, Scott Miller, and Tana Bachman to be performed at the Red Cloud Opera House in Red Cloud, NE
  • April 7, 2018: My Ántonia: New Readings for a Centennial Celebration, with Col. Max Frazier, Dr. Ann Romines, Linda Cather, and John Jacobs at Handley Regional Library in Winchester, VA
  • May 21, 2018: A Centennial Celebration of My Ántonia and Music inspired by Cather in New York, NY
  • June 28 to July 1, 2018: Willa Cather’s Irish Connections, the Cather Symposium in Limavady Northern Ireland, featuring scholarly presentations, touring, and music
  • September 22, 2018: Marathon reading of My Ántonia at Gallery 1516 in Omaha, NE
  • October 19 to 22, 2018: Willa Cather Celebration Weekend, with Executive Director, Ashley Olson, and Education Director, Tracy Tucker at the Jaffrey Historical Society in Jaffrey, NH

For more information on many of these events, contact our friends at the Willa Cather Foundation.