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Thursday
May242018

May 24 (at Caveat)

In what promises to be an epic return to Manhattan, Literary Death Match is heading to Caveat to celebrate the launch of LDM founder Adrian Todd Zuniga's debut novel (Collision Theory), for a night of lit, comedy, literary fast-facts and a game-show finish. Click for the full lineup or click to preorder now!

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Wednesday
May232018

May 31 (at Miranda at Ace Hotel)

London, we're back! Literary Death Match returns to Miranda at Ace Hotel London to celebrate the launch of our founder Adrian Todd Zuniga's debut novel (Collision Theory), by putting on a night of epically hiliarious, literary proportions that will have you tap-dancing on your chair (or, more likely, applauding). Preorder now!

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Wednesday
May162018

Twin Cities, Ep. 13

May 16, 2018 — On a grand night in Minneapolis, Literary Death Match returned to Nomad World Pub to celebrate the launch of Adrian Todd Zuniga's debut novel (Collision Theory), on a night that ended with Su Hwang toppling co-finalist Khary Jackson in a sudden-death Arithme-Lit finale to win Hwang the LDM Twin Cities, Ep. 13 crown and literary immortality to go with it.

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Thursday
Mar082018

Judged by Roxane Gay

We’re over-the-moon to announce the winner of our second-ever Literary Death Match 250-Word Bookmark Contest judged by Roxane Gay (LDM Chicago, Ep. 7 champion): She Is Singing by Eleanor Lane! Eleanor will receive $1,000. The two runners-up (runner-ups?) receive $100, each. (It's runners-up, by the way.) All finalists will be invited to read at LDM events near where they live.

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Monday
Jan012018

Literary Resistance in 2018

Thanks to the maniac in the White House, last year was a very difficult year. Every single freedom we have has been under attack, from the words journalists write, to the air we breathe, to the internet we use. We've had to contend with incivility that has shown us all the disgusting levels of racism, misogyny and exclusion that exist in America. It's been exhausting. I'm tired, but I'm not giving up. There is too much to protect.

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Wednesday
Jan112017

This Week: Brooklyn, Ep. 8

This week on iTunes: LDM Brooklyn, Ep. 8 (January 24, 2017) at The Bell House. Judges: Heben Nigatu (Another Round); Carson Kressley (Queer Eye); Akilah Hughes (YouTuber); Roy Wood, Jr. (The Daily Show). Readers: Porochista Khakpour (The Last Illusion); Ashley C. Ford (writer/editor); Min Jin Lee (Pachinko); Daniel Alarcón (Lost City Radio). Hosted by LDM creator Adrian Todd Zuniga. Subscribe now!

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Wednesday
Jun012016

Future LDMs

August:
17th: Green Man Festival (Wales)

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Friday
May132016

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