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Sherman Alexie and the Tricky Art of Memoir

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It’s not often that a memoirist warns you about believing him. But Sherman Alexie is not your usual memoirist. “I’m always going to tell the better version,” said Mr. Alexie, allowing that, for him, storytelling takes precedence over full disclosure.

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Author: SBolithoe

Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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