In our annual return to the City of Light, Literary Death Match is once again teaming with the Paris American Academy Writing Workshop for a brilliant eve in the 5eme (the arrondissement that Hemingway built — right?) that will be riddled with literary smarts, loveliness aboudn and comedy en masse. Don't dare miss it! Preorder now!
For our first-ever trip to The Hamptons, Literary Death Match is teaming with TSR: The Southampton Review and the Southampton Writers Conference for a star-studded night of literary brilliance, whimsy en masse, and a touch of absurdity to boot. It'll be a debut to remember, and this lineup is just too good to miss. So preorder now!
For a mid-summer night's classic, Literary Death Match returns to the Southbank Centre for a lit-minded spectacle of spoken words, comedic delightments and some silliness thrown in for best effect. Come witness the greatest Monday night your summer 2016 will ever know. Preorder now!
June 23, 2016 — To celebrate the wonders of Indie Bookshop Week, Literary Death Match headed to Foyles Charing Cross Road for a brilliant night of lit, wit and rambunctiousness that saw Bridget Minamore outduel David Sanger in an all-out battle of Poet v. Footballer that Minamore won by a score of 9-6, winning her the LDM London, Ep. 58 crown.
Al Murray — multi-award-winning comedian (as himself and as The Pub Landlord), author (Watching War Films With My Dad) and drummer — sits down for an intimate conversation with Literary Death Match host Adrian Todd Zuniga, as they spend a lightning-quick hour to discuss comedy, alter-egos, music, the state of politics, everything in between.
Thanks to all who submitted to Literary Death Match's 250-Word Bookmark Contest judged by Daniel Handler (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket, a.k.a. LDM SF, Ep. 4 champion). Finalists will announced soon, soon. 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.
This week on iTunes: LDM Presents...Stephen Tobolowsky (April 4, 2016) at Soho House West Hollywood. Tobolowsky — actor, author, podcast host and musician — sits down for an intimate conversation with Adrian Todd Zuniga, as they discuss storytelling, performance, laughter, getting it right and everything in between. Subscribe now!