ZZ Packer - Story Hour in the Library
Premiere Date: 4/20/2009; 55 minutes

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Named one of Granta's Best of Young American Novelists, ZZ Packer has received a Commonwealth Club Fiction Award, Wallace Stegner and Guggenheim Fellowships, and a Whiting Award. Her acclaimed 2003 collection Drinking Coffee Elsewhere features eight stories whose subjects range from Girl Scouts to expatriates in Japan. Originally from Chicago, Packer is currently writing a novel set in the post-Civil War period. (#15438)

K-12 Educational Standards

Standards for Grade(s): 11-12

Literature, Language Arts, Reading

3.0 Literary Response and Analysis

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