Madisonville Community College (MCC) invites the community to the Loman C. Trover
Library Reading Series for an evening of reading and conversation with Scott Phillips
and Jedidiah Ayers. The event will be held on Friday, April 25, beginning at 7 p.m.
in the Loman C. Trover Library located in the 2nd floor of the Learning Resource Center
on MCC s North Campus (2000 College Drive, Madisonville). The event is free to the
public; refreshments will be served.
The stories of St. Louis-based writer Scott Phillips are sometimes violent, sometimes
risqu , and almost always darkly humorous. He is the author of many novels, including
The Adjustment, Rut, The Ice Harvest, as well as his newest book, Rake. More information
about the author can be found at scottphillipsauthor.com.
Jedidiah Ayers has been labeled as one of the most innovative crime writers currently
on the scene. His debut novel, Peckerwood (Broken River Books), tells the story
of a small-time criminal in small town American setting off a chain of events that
leads to big trouble.
Phillips and Ayers are the co-founders of the live reading series, Noir@ the Bar,
bringing out some of the best new voices in noir and crime fiction across the country.
The event is presented by the Loman C. Trover Library and the MCC Library Committee
and sponsored by the Dr. Jack and Beverly Hamman Family Endowment.