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Found poem

Posted by Otto T on September 26, 2017

In the novel the absolutely true diary of a part time Indian, Sherman Alexie creates a complex character and a setting that shapes who the character is- a character who is growing up in an Indian reservation and transfers to a dominantly  white school. Once he’s going to the new school he feels less and less human. He’s laughed at for having a strange name and is a target for bullies because he is “the only Indian and a sad sack who needed charity”

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