Your homework for this weekend is as follows:
- Read up to page 53 in The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie. 209 more words
Define: “Reservation Realism”.
“Reservation Realism” is the depiction of life on the reservation; a term coined by Sherman Alexie. This depiction is an honest one. Individuals on the reservation view things for how they are, they don’t need to believe anything, it just is. 114 more words
Here they are: KRRP’s Top Victories of 2013. We are proud of our work in successfully battling these book challenges, but this effort can only continue with your continued support of the project. 856 more words
9 October 2013, Bing Crosby Theater
The first thing Sherman Alexie said when he took the podium was, “It’s always good to be home. You can’t beat getting to relive unresolved childhood issues.” I knew after that lead in that I could expect witty cynicism and dry humor from this celebrated author, and I was not disappointed. 331 more words
Alexie, Sherman. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. New York: Little, Brown, and Company, 2007. Print. ISBN: 9780316013680; Hardcover; $16.99.
2007: National Book Award for Young People’s Literature… 227 more words
Storytelling is an intricate part of indigenous cultures. It is a method in which cultural history is passed down from generation to generation. In addition, it is also used to address moral questions, offer advice and life lessons. 1,573 more words