Some Critical Works about Willa Cather-- not a complete list! For more, see the Cather Guide.

Baym, Nina. American Women Writers and the Work of History, 1790-1860. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press. 1995.

Bloom, Edward A. and Lillian D. Bloom. "Willa Cather and the Tradition." Murphy's Critical Essays, 39-48.

Bloom, Harold, ed. Modern Critical Views: Willa Cather. New York: Chelsea House Publishers. 1985.

Bloom, Harold, ed. Willa Cather's My Antonia. New York: Chelsea House Publishers. 1987.

Bourne, Randolph. "Review of My Antonia." Murphy's Critical Essays 145-147.

Brown, E.K. and Leon Edel. Willa Cather: A Critical Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1953.

Daiches, David. Willa Cather: A Critical Introduction. New York: Cornell University Press. 1951.

Donovan, Josephine. "The Place of My Antonia in Women's Literary Traditions." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching, 71-77.

Dyck, Reginald. "The Feminist Critique of Willa Cather's Fiction: A Review Essay." Women's Studies 22 (1993): 263-279.

Ferguson, Mary Anne. "My Antonia in Women's Studies: Pioneer Women and Men-- The Myth and the Reality." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 95-100.

Gelfant, Blanche H. "The Forgotten Reaping Hook: Sex in My Antonia." Bloom's Modern Critical Views, 103-123.

Gelfant, Blanche. "Lives of Women Authors: Cather, Austin, Porter, and Willa, Mary, Katherine Anne." Novel 18 (Fall 1984): 64-80.

Gerber, Philip L. "The People, the Place and the Times: A Lexicon for My Antonia." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 43-53.

Goodman, Charlotte. "My Antonia as Double Bildungsroman." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 134-141.

Harris, Jeane. "A Code of Her Own: Attitudes Toward Women in Willa Cather's Short Fiction." Modern Fiction Studies 36:1 (Spring 1990): 81-89.

Helmick, Evelyn. "The Mysteries of Antonia." Bloom's Willa Cather's . . . , 109-119.

Irving Katrina. "Displacing Homosexuality: The Use of Ethnicity in Willa Cather's My Antonia." Modern Fiction Studies 36 (1990): 91-111.

Lambert, Deborah G. "The Defeat of a Hero: Autonomy and Sexuality in My Antonia." Bloom's Willa Cather's . . . 119-133.

McNall, Sandy Allen. "Immigrant Backgrounds to My Antonia: 'A Curious Social Situation in Black Hawk.'" Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 22-31.

Meyer, Roy W. The Middle Western Farm Novel in the Twentieth Century. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 1965.

Miller, James E., Jr. "My Antonia: A Frontier Drama of Time." Bloom's Modern Critical Views51-61.

Murphy, John J. Critical Essays on Willa Cather. Boston: G.K. Hall & Co. 1984.

O'Brien, Sharon. "Gender, Sexuality and Point of View: Teaching My Antonia from a Feminist Perspective." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 141-146.

Peterman, Michael. "Kindling the Imagination: The Inset Stories of My Antonia." Rosowski's Approaches to Teaching 156-163.

Romines, Ann. The Home Plot: Women, Writing & Domestic Ritual. Amherst: The University of Massachusetts Press. 1992.

Rosowski, Susan J., ed. Approaches to Teaching Cather's My Antonia. New York: The Modern Language Association of America. 1989.

Ryan, Maureen. "No Woman's Land: Gender in Willa Cather's One of Ours." Studies in American Fiction 18 (Spring 1990): 65-75.

Shaw, Patrick W. "My Antonia: Emergence and Authorial Revelations." American Literature56 (1984): 527-540.

Stouck, David. "Perspective as Structure and Theme in My Antonia." Bloom's Willa Cather's67-79.

Summers, Claude J. "'A Losing Game in the End': Aestheticism and Homosexuality in Cather's 'Paul's Case.'" Modern Fiction Studies 36:1 (Spring 1990): 103-119.

Trilling, Lionel. "Willa Cather." Bloom's Modern Critical Views 7-15.

Woodress, James. Willa Cather: Her Life and Art. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 1970.

Wussow, Helen. "Language, Gender, and Ethnicity in Three Fictions by Willa Cather." Women and Language 18 (Spring 1995): 52-5.