The US Embassy Literature Series
Grouse County: A Reading with Tom Drury
Tom Drury, a 2015 Academy alumnus, is the author of Pacific, The End of Vandalism, Hunts in Dreams, The Driftless Area, and The Black Brook. His fiction has appeared in the New Yorker, Harper’s, and the Mississippi Review. Drury has been a Guggenheim Fellow and was named one of Granta’s “Best Young American Novelists.” At this reading, Drury will read selections from his trilogy of novels, The End of Vandalism, Hunts in Dreams, and Pacific, which Klett-Cotta will publish in German as a single volume, Grouse County, in August 2017. The event is moderated by R. Jay Magill, editor of the American Academy’s Berlin Journal, which published Drury’s story “Ren the Driver” in its spring 2015 issue.