About The Slow Read
General information and acknowledgements related to Barbara Tetenbaum’s presentation of Willa Cather’s novel My Ántonia.
The Slow Read
The Slow Read is a public literary and fine art project conceived and produced by Barbara Tetenbaum honoring the centenary of the publication of Willa Cather’s novel My Ántonia.
If you'd like to host this project in your own community, download the project brochure here. For further information and resources, contact Barbara Tetenbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This project exists thanks to the support from donors, volunteers, and site hosts who have brought their enthusiasm and resources to this project. If you would like to be part of this project, please donate here.
This project was supported by an Opportunity Grant from the Oregon Arts Commission, a state agency funded by the State of Oregon and the National Endowment for the Arts with additional funding by the Oregon Community Foundation, an Artistic Focus Project Grant from the Regional Arts and Culture Council, and by a grant from The Willa Cather Collaborative (Willa Cather Foundation and Cather Archive at Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln).
Thank you to the granting organizations: Oregon Arts Commission, Oregon Community Foundation, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Willa Cather Foundation, Willa Cather Archive at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Thank you to the Slow Read support team:
Rebecca Gilbert project manager
Adam McIsaac graphic design and production support
Andrew Jewell scanning of first edition pages
Ashley Olson project vision assistance
Lynn Tetenbaum writing and general support
Amy Lund social media consultant and general support
Marilyn Zornado digital media help and general support
Alan Garren/Waltzing Bear Studio sound recording
Kathy Kuehn writing assistant
LK James intern
Reagan Ward intern
Thank you to the site hosts:
The Art Center (Hester Coucke)
Willa Cather Foundation (Ashley Olson)
Jaffrey Public Library (Julie Perrin)
Love Library at UN-L (Andrew Jewell)
Constellation Studios (Karen Kunc)
OCAC Library (Elsa Loftis)
PNCA Library (Serenity Ibsen)
PICA (Kristan Kennedy)
Working Library (c:3 Inititative)
Union College (Mark Robison)
Thank you to these individual donors:
Tara Bryan–Walking Bird Press
Christine and Martin Dowling
Debbie Kanner Ebner
Rebecca N. Gilbert
Press of the Palace of the Governors (Tom Leech)
Joyce E. Miller
Julia Miller and John Allison
Jo-Jo Tabayoyong Murphy
Pati Scobey & Tim Moore
Linda K. Smith and Jim Cohee
Teri Donovan Springer
Lynn Tetenbaum & Steven Johnson
Marvin and Zelda Tetenbaum
Kate & Walter Tisdale
Karla M. Vandersypen
Janet M Williamson
and to all others who backed The Slow Read Kickstarter