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Sherman Alexie

The Partially True Story of the True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
Sherman Alexie
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 8:00pm
Author, poet and screenwriter Sherman Alexie was named one of The New Yorker's 20 top writers for the 21st century. The New York Times Book Review described him as "one of the major lyric voices of our time." His first novel, Reservation Blues, won Booklist's Editor's Choice Award for Fiction and The Toughest Indian in the World won the 2001 PEN /Malamud Award, honoring excellence in the art of storytelling. Alexie wrote and produced the film Smoke Signals based on his book, The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, which won the Audience Award and Filmmakers Trophy at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is the 2011-12 Campus Community Book Project book.

Q&A Session
Moderator: TBD


Event Info

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 8:00pm