Why Choose
Cedar Crest?
  • Personalized attention
  • Average class size <20
  • Women's leadership opportunities
  • Flexibility to add dual major, minor

Written by R. T. Robinson
Directed by Jan Labellarte

Set in rural Louisiana in 1943, Tood, Weetsie and Sybill are each married to a Cliffert brother. After the men leave to fight in World War II,, the young wives move in with their mother-in-law, Aunt Ola, inspiring a local news story which quickly catches the attention of an editor at Life Magazine. Kate Miller is assigned to cover the story and spends a week with the Cliffert women and her haughty urban attitude gives way to sympathy as she begins to understand them while coming face to face with her own powerlessness in a man’s world. The Cover of Life is a deeply affecting story about the struggle for self-worth.

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