"Distances"

Title"Distances"
Year for Search1993
AuthorsAlexie, Sherman [Joseph] [Jr.](b. 1966)
Secondary TitleThe Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven
Pagination104-09
Date Published1993
PublisherAtlantic Monthly Press
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, Native American author
Annotation

Apocalyptic story based on the recovery of Native American Indian lands through the intercession of the Indian ancestors. In the book, the story is told by Thomas Builds-the-Fire, an Indian visionary. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. (New York: Grove Press, 2005), 104-09. Rpt. in Walking the Clouds: An Anthology of Indigenous Science Fiction. Ed. Grace Dillon (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2012), 143-48 with an editor’s note on 143-45.

Author Note

Native American Indian (Coeur d’Alene) author (b. 1966).

Full Text

1993 Alexie, Sherman [Joseph, Jr.] (b. 1966). “Distances.” In his The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven (New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1993), 104-09. Rpt. (New York: Grove Press, 2005), 104-09. Rpt. in Walking the Clouds: An Anthology of Indigenous Science Fiction. Ed. Grace Dillon (Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2012), 143-48 with an editor’s note on 143-45.

Apocalyptic story based on the recovery of Native American Indian lands through the intercession of the Indian ancestors. In the book, the story is told by Thomas Builds-the-Fire, an Indian visionary. Native American Indian (Coeur d’Alene) author.