Sherwin Bitsui

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Sherwin Bitsui (Diné) is the author of Dissolve and Flood Song (Copper Canyon Press) and Shapeshift (University of Arizona Press). He is of the Bįį’bítóó’nii’ Tódi’chii’nii clan and is born for the Tlizilłani’ clan. He is from White Cone, Arizona, on the Navajo Reservation. His honors include the 2011 Lannan Literary Fellowship, a Native Arts & Culture Foundation Fellowship for Literature, a PEN Open Book Award, an American Book Award, and a Whiting Writers Award. Bitsui teaches for the MFA in Creative Writing at the Institute of American Indian Arts.


Sherwin Bitsui elsewhere on Lannan.org

Sherwin Bitsui, (Residency)
Sherwin Bitsui, (Literary: Awards, Fellowships, and Grants)
Sherwin Bitsui, (Residency)
Sherwin Bitsui, (Residency)

Sherwin Bitsui around the Web

Sherwin Bitsui website


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