The enduring power of 'My Antonia'
Willa Cather's "My Antonia" captured the beauty of the prairie and the hardscrabble existence of European immigrants on the Nebraska plains. The author of a new stage adaptation of the novel, and a Cather scholar, talk about why the story still resonates.
- Allison Moore: Playwright and 2008 McKnight Fellow. She has adapted Willa Cather's "My Antonia" for the Illusion Theatre.
- Toni McNaron: Professor emerita in the department of English at the University of Minnesota.