Author Sherman Alexie reflects on moving off reservation
Broadcast: Midmorning, 10/20/2009, 10:06 a.m.
Novelist and poet Sherman Alexie has a new collection of short stories that look at the lives of men dealing with change off the Indian reservation.
- Sherman Alexie: Author whose latest book is "War Dances." He also had a book of poetry published in March, called "Face." He won a National Book Award for his young adult novel "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian." He grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservation in Eastern Washington and now lives in Seattle.
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