Sept. 23 (at Soho House)

To bring September to its narrative knees, Literary Death Match is teaming with Soho House West Hollywood for a members-only event that'll feature bright-minded storytelling, humoristic brilliance and enough oddity to make this one an instant classic.

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October 1 (at Largo)

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To bring your autumn to new writerly and comedic heights, Literary Death Match returns to Largo at the Coronet for a brilliant evening of wit, lit and rambunctiousness that will fill you with a rare sensation of absolute glee. Preorder now before we sell out!

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Portland, ME, Ep. 5

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To make this year's September one to remember, Literary Death Match is returning to our favorite way-northeast home — Space Gallery — for a whizbang Maine affair that'll send you into literary throes. Get your LDM fix now, as we won't be back 'til spring! 

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NYC, Ep. 46

September 18, 2014 — In a cavalcade of masterful literary excess, Literary Death Match headed to the Upper West Side for our Symphony Space debut — a brilliant night of lit-of-all-stripes, witticisms, raucousness, and braininess that ended with Rivka Galchen outdueling Bill Scheft in a back-and-forth Lone Star Lit finale to win her the LDM NYC, Ep. 46 crown. 

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October 2 (at Quinnipiac)

For our annual pilgrimmage to Quinnipiac University for a student battle like none other, Literary Death Match is bringing a brilliant trio of judges along to keep things at peak energy, peak genius, and peak absurdity. If you're anywhere near Connecticut, witness the fun!

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October 3 (at River Garden)

In our annual visit to amazing Vermont, we're once again teaming with the Brattleboro Literary Festival, for a no-knockdown, no-dragout, all-wowing literary and comedic humdinger at the Robert H. Gibson River Garden featuring some of the nation's finest scribes. Don't miss it! 

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October 14 (at Public Works)

Eventbrite - Literary Death Match SF, Ep. 54 at Litquake — feat. Christopher Moore, Dhaya Lakshminarayanan & Danez Smith!

In our annual spectacular, Literary Death Match returns to Litquake for a night at Public Works that's sure to be an insta-classic featuring some of the Bay's absolute best. Preorder quick to secure a ticket! 

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Future LDMs

9th: SF (with Damn Cartoons!)
10th: Midland & Odessa, TX
11th: Nashville
16th: Salt Lake City
18th: Calgary
25th: Austin

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