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Leslie marmon silko, a poet and fiction writer, was born in albuquerque, new mexico in 1948, and grew up on the laguna pueblo reservation she graduated . A major american writer at the turn of this millennium, leslie marmon silko has also been one of the most powerful voices in the flowering of native american. Leslie marmon silko (1948 - ) native american novelist, poet, and short-story writer whose work is primarily concerned with the relations between different. Leslie marmon silko was born in albuquerque, new mexico, of mixed ancestry — anglo, mexican, and native american — and grew up at laguna pueblo.