Sherwin Bitsui is a young Din Navajo poet drawing on traditional song, storytelling, and surrealistic poetics.
About the Author
Sherwin Bitsui was born in 1975 in Fort Defiance, Arizona. He is Dine (Navajo) and has a profound connection to his culture. His acclaimed first book of poems, Shapeshift, appeared in 2003. He has been honored by the Witter Bynner Foundation, and his work has appeared widely, including American Poet, The Iowa Review, Frank, and Red Ink.