The New Yorker: Fiction Edit this Published in The New Yorker: Fiction David Means Reads Sherman Alexie Listen 51 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/688075/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend (EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 18: American writer David Means attends a photocall at Edinburgh International Book Festival at Charlotte Square Gardens on August 18, 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland. ) i David Means joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss Sherman Alexie’s “The Toughest Indian in the World,” from a 1999 issue of the magazine.