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Friday
Sep142018

Aug. 18 (at Green Man Festival)

In our first foray into an event at a National Park, Literary Death Match is heading to the Green Man Festival in Brecon Beacons, Wales for an afternoon delight — 4 p.m. — for an hour-long extravaganza that will delight, ensorcel and amaze (plus, there will be readings and laughs, too). See you there!

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Wednesday
Aug152018

September 12 (at Littlefield)

In what promises to be one of the most exhilarating nights in literary history, Literary Death Match is heading to Littlefield to once again team up with the Brooklyn Book Festival. There will be lit, there will be laughs, there will be a champion. And the lineup is extraordinary. Preorder now to guarantee a seat!

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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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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

October:
3rd: London (Miranda Bar at Ace Hotel)
10th: Calgary
11th: Midland/Odessa, TX
13th: George Mason’s Fall for the Book (Fairfax, VA)
16th: Salt Lake City (Sugar Club)
17th: SF (Elbo Room)
27th: Austin (The North Door)

November: 
17th: Miami

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Friday
May132016

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