Coffee Hour - Ben H. Winters
4:00 p.m., Thursday, October 16, 2014
Melvin Peterson Gallery, University of Evansville Campus, 1800 Lincoln Ave, Evansville, IN
Ben H. Winters is the author of seven novels, including most recently Countdown City (Quirk), an NPR Best Book of 2013 and a nominee for the Philip K. Dick Award. Countdown City is the sequel to The Last Policeman, which was the recipient of the 2012 Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America; it was also named one of the Best Books of 2012 by Amazon.com and Slate. World of Trouble, the third in the Last Policeman Trilogy, is forthcoming in 2014, and his various works for the theatre include the “jukebox musical” Breaking Up Is Hard to Do, which is produced frequently at venues across the country.
A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Ben lives in Indianapolis and teaches at Butler University.