Event Title

Reading: Sherman Alexie

Presenter Information

Sherman Alexie

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

24-3-1995 3:00 PM

End Date

24-3-1995 4:00 PM

Description

In this audiovisual recording from March 24, 1995 as part of the 26th annual UND Writing Conference: “States of the Art,” Sherman Alexie reads a selection of his poetry and recites a story from The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. Alexie reads the poems “How to Write the Great American Indian Novel,” “Shoes,” “Indian Boy Defends Walt Whitman,” “At the Trial of Hamlet, Chicago, 1994,” and an excerpt from “Tourists” and recites the story “Because My Father Always Said He Was the Only Indian Who Saw Jimi Hendrix Play 'The Star Spangled Banner' at Woodstock.”

Introduced by Bill Gordon.

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Reading: Sherman Alexie

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this audiovisual recording from March 24, 1995 as part of the 26th annual UND Writing Conference: “States of the Art,” Sherman Alexie reads a selection of his poetry and recites a story from The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. Alexie reads the poems “How to Write the Great American Indian Novel,” “Shoes,” “Indian Boy Defends Walt Whitman,” “At the Trial of Hamlet, Chicago, 1994,” and an excerpt from “Tourists” and recites the story “Because My Father Always Said He Was the Only Indian Who Saw Jimi Hendrix Play 'The Star Spangled Banner' at Woodstock.”

Introduced by Bill Gordon.