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English 220: Sherman Alexie's The Lone Ranger & Tonto Fistfight in Heaven: Alexie

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Author Sherman Alexie talks to Enrique Cerna about Spokane, Washington, living on the reservation, and about his life. Airdate: July 11, 2008

Bill Moyers Interview Sherman Alexie, 2013: "Born on a Native American reservation, Sherman Alexie has been navigating the cultural boundaries of American culture in lauded poetry, novels, short stories, screenplays, even stand-up comedy for over two decades. Alexie joins Bill to share his irreverent perspective on contemporary American life, and discuss the challenges of living in two different cultures at the same time, especially when one has so much dominance over the other"