The Business of Fancydancing

Stories and Poems
Alexie, Sherman (Book - 1992)
Average Rating: 5 stars out of 5.
The Business of Fancydancing

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One of the most vital of the younger writers...Watch this guy. He's making myth. -- Joy Harjo. The high spirit of Crazy Horse...is alive in this book and dances powerfully. -- American Book Review. Tremendous pain and anger, but there is also love, humor and plenty of irony... recommended for literature collections in all types of libraries. -- Library Journal.
Authors: Alexie, Sherman, 1966-
Title: The business of fancydancing
stories and poems
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Hanging Loose Press, c1992
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 84 p. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 0914610244
Branch Call Number: 811.5 A384b
Subject Headings: Spokane Indians Poetry
Topical Term: Authors, American
Spokane Indians
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An early collection of poems and short stories that reflect the modern Native American experience.

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May 04, 2014
  • anthonybencivengo rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Alexie's groundbreaking debut was a bit less accessible than "The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven" (the famous collection of short stories that followed). But for those familiar with Alexie's style and symbolic universe, this is a witty, elegiacally beautiful, historically important treat.


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