University of Nebraska


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Education Willa Cather
WC attended Red Cloud High School, from which she graduated in June 1890 (along with just two other students). At this stage she had a strong interest in science, and had conducted her own experiments...
Reception Willa Cather
In 1917 WC was awarded an honorary doctorate by her alma mater, the University of Nebraska . She received the Pulitzer Prize in 1923. When Sinclair Lewis won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1930...
Reception Tillie Olsen
An honorary degree from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln made TO remember how Woolf portrayed academic ceremonials in Three Guineas as masculine posturing. This was one of what became a large harvest of honorary...


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Shell, Marc et al. Elizabeth’s Glass. Translator Elizabeth I, Queen, University of Nebraska, 1993.