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Friday
Jul072017

July 7 (at Guild Hall)

Literary Death Match is heading back to The Hamptons — this time presented by Guild Hall in East Hampton and sponsored by EAST Magazine — for a stellar night of literature, wisecracks, and light absurdity that'll have you on the edge of your seat before you laugh yourself off of it. Click for the lineup or preorder now!

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Thursday
Jul062017

July 12 (at The Bell House)

To defeat the scald of Brooklyn summer, Literary Death Match returns to the ever-cool of The Bell House for a night of literature, witticisms, wisecracks, anti-fascism and some general oddballetry to tie it all together in a marvelous can't-miss package. Click for the full lineup or preorder now!

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Wednesday
Jul052017

July 13 (at The Trocadero Bar)

In what will undoubtedly be called "a debut for the ages," Literary Death Match heads for the first time ever to The Biggest Little City in the World — Reno, Nevada — as we team with the Artown Festival for a magical night of literature, comedy, weirdness and wonderment. Believe it! Click for the full lineup.

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Tuesday
Jul042017

July 15 (at Elbo Room)

After too many moons away — we've missed you SF! — Literary Death Match is teaming with Lit Camp as we return to the Elbo Room for a brilliant like-minded evening of literature, laughs, levity and above all a noble distraction from the crash-and-burn administration festering in our White House. Click to see the lineup so far!

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Monday
Jul032017

July 26 (at Ace Hotel)

To present you with a mid-summer night's literary and comedic dream, Literary Death Match is dipping underground — into the Miranda Bar at Shoreditch's Ace Hotel — for a must-see night of readings, repartee and rambunctiousness. Plus, a dash of magic. Click for the full lineup or preorder now!

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Monday
May012017

Judged by Roxane Gay

We’re thrilled to announce the second-ever Literary Death Match 250-Word Bookmark Contest judged by the thrillingly brilliant Roxane Gay (LDM Chicago, Ep. 7 champion). The winner will receive $1,000. The two runners-up (runner-ups?) will receive $100. (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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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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Friday
May132016

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