Sherman Alexie

Sherman Alexie
Credit: Chase Jarvis

Sherman Alexie is a poet, short story writer, novelist, and performer. He is a winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, the PEN/Malamud Award for Short Fiction, a PEN/Hemingway Citation for Best Fiction, and the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. Sherman Alexie has published 24 books including What I’ve StolenWhat I’ve Earned (poetry), The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven (short story collection) and The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (novel).