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Understanding Sherman Alexie (Understanding Contemporary American Literature)

by Daniel Grassian

  • 59 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of South Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Indians in literature,
  • American - Native American,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • North America,
  • American - General,
  • General,
  • 1966-,
  • Alexie, Sherman,,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8695394M
    ISBN 101570035717
    ISBN 109781570035715

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In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in traditional Native American, as well as mainstream American, culture.5/5(1).

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Sherman Alexie won the National Book Award for young people’s literature with his acclaimed novel The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. The novel was inspired by the problems, struggles, and occasional triumphs he experienced as a teenager. Alexie had a long career before writing a YA novel.

Description: Sherman Alexie won the National Book Award for young people’s literature with his acclaimed novel The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. The novel was inspired by the problems, struggles, and occasional triumphs he experienced as a teenager.

Alexie had a long career before writing a YA novel. By Daniel Grassian Understanding Sherman Alexie (Understanding Contemporary American Literature) By Daniel Grassian In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in traditional Native American, as well as mainstream American, culture.

Understanding Sherman Alexie/3 by Slipstream Press in the same year, and another book of poetry, First Indian on the Moon(). After hearing of and/or reading the glowing reviews of his poetry, publishers and literary agents asked Alexie for a fiction manuscript.

Alexie’s first book was a volume of poetry, I Would Steal Horses (). Shortly after its publication he quit drinking. The same year, he produced The Business of Fancydancing, a. Get this from a library. Understanding Sherman Alexie. [Daniel Grassian] -- "In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in.

In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in traditional Native American, as well as mainstream American, :   Author Sherman Alexie issued a statement in his own defense last week after allegations of sexual harassment began to circulate online.

Now, several of. In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in traditional Native American, as well as mainstream American, culture.

Grassian takes readers through Alexie. Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

Sherman Joseph Alexie Jr. (born October 7, ) is a Spokane - Coeur d'Alene -American novelist, short story writer, poet, and filmmaker. His writings draw on his experiences as an Indigenous American with ancestry from several tribes. He grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservation and now lives in Seattle, : Native American literature, humor.

In this first book-length examination of Native American poet, novelist, filmmaker, and short story writer Sherman Alexie, Daniel Grassian offers a comprehensive look at a writer immersed in traditional Native American, as well as mainstream American, culture.

Similar Items. Sherman Alexie: a collection of critical essays / Published: () Sherman Alexie a collection of critical essays / Published: () Conversations with Sherman Alexie / by: Alexie, Sherman, Published: () Breaking down the reservation fence a postmodern Native American cultural discourse featuring Philip J.

Deloria and Sherman Alexie / by: Schaffer, Jaime Lynn. Sherman Alexie is a poet, writer, and filmmaker. He has published 24 books, including The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven and the collection of short stories and poems War Dances, which won the PEN/Faulkner Award for first young adult novel, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, won the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature.

It’s a little harder to categorize Native American author, Sherman Alexie - poet, novelist, teller of short stories. His murder mystery, Indian Killer, is unflinchingly brutal. A year later he produced The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian, a young adult book that is both cruel and touching.

The volumes in the "Understanding American Contemporary Literature" series introduce students and nonacademic readers to authors and topics in a manner that is user-friendly yet scholarly.

Such is the case with this welcome study, which is also the first of its. Looking for books by Sherman Alexie. See all books authored by Sherman Alexie, including The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, and The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, and more on.

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How does the text deepen our understanding of Alexie and his writing? The text deepens our understanding of Alexie and his writing because it tells us that he was inspired by native American authors to write because it connected to him.