Though we may have lost our outlaws and long tracts of untilled prairie, the frontier is as near to local individuals as grandparents and great-grandparents. This semester I am reading Willa Cather’s “My Antonia” as part of a course focusing on the relationship between American literature and the structure of our communities and cultures. It’s got me to thinking of our history as a state
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