10 year old Aslan is a citizen of the Lipan Apache Tribe of Texas. He and his family live in Indianapolis, Indiana and are moving home to Texas soon. Aslan has traditional hair, which for boys is long. He is a grass dancer and drummer. He wants to be an actor to help represent Native people well in film. He also acts in local stage plays.
Check out this great article about Aslan and his book: CBC
Keep a lookout for his upcoming title - ” Young Native Activist: Growing Up in Native American Rights Movements” - launching soon.