Sherwin Bitsui 
Author

Poems

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Flood Song (extract) english

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Atlas english

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Apparition english

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Flood Song (end) english

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Sherwin Bitsui 
Author

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* 26.03.1975, White Cone / Arizona, United States
lives in: Tuscon, United States

Sherwin Bitsui was born on March 26, 1975 in White Cone, Arizona. He grew up on the Navajo Reservation of White Cone. He is Dine of the Todich'ii'nii (Bitter Water Clan), born for the Tl'izilani (Many Goats Clan).

Bitsui holds an AFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts Creative Writing Program and is currently completing his studies at the University of Arizona. He is the recipient of the 2000-01 Individual Poet Grant from the Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry, the 1999 Truman Capote Creative Writing Fellowship and a Lannan Foundation Literary Residency Fellowship.

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Bitsui has published his poems in American Poet, The Iowa Review, Frank (Paris), Lit Magazine, among others. His poems were also anthologized in Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century.