Wednesday
May042016

May 4 (at Soho House in LA)

Kelly Marcel — BAFTA-nominated screenwriter of Saving Mr. Banks and 50 Shades of Gray — sits down for an intimate conversation with Literary Death Match host Adrian Todd Zuniga, as they discuss screenwriting, Walt Disney, making out, living abroad, and everything in between.

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Tuesday
May032016

May 18 (at Largo)

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To smarten up and hilarify your May, Literary Death Match returns to our LA home: Largo at the Coronet for a sharp-minded night of brilliance, literary spectacle and belly laughs. Come join us so we can dazzle your elbow patches clean off. Preorder now!

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Saturday
Apr302016

Montgomery County, Ep. 2

April 29, 2016 — To end April with a bang, we once again teamed with the Montgomery County Poet Laureate Program for the Lit Life Poetry Festival, a poet-rich affair that ended with Neil Babcox outdueling fellow finalist Nicole Zuckerman in a down-to-the-wire Anti-Book Burning Basketball finale by a score of 6-5 to win Babcox the LDM Montgomery County, Ep. 2 crown.

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Monday
Apr252016

May 21 (Elbo Room)

 Eventbrite - Literary Death Match SF, Ep. 61 — presented by Lit Camp

Literary Death Match returns to SF and the Elbo Room for our record 61st event for a duel fundraising effort, as proceeds from the show will support our all-new web show — LDM Book Report, and Lit Camp is raffling off book-skewed prizes to raise

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Sunday
Apr242016

May 24 (at The Bell House)

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Feeling frisky after the release of our all-new web show (LDM Book Report), Literary Death Match is heading back to our Brookyn home at The Bell House for a sterling night of wit, lit and comedy with gems and stars galore. Join us for a night to remember!

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Thursday
Apr212016

This Week: Elizabeth Day

This week on iTunes: LDM Presents...Elizabeth Day (February 15, 2016) at The Groucho. Day, an award-winning journalist (and features writer for The Observer) and award-winning novelist, sits down for an intimate conversation with Literary Death Match host Adrian Todd Zuniga, as they discuss writing, feminism, social media and everything in between. Subscribe now!

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Tuesday
Apr192016

Judged by Daniel Handler

We’re thrilled to announce Literary Death Match's 250-Word Bookmark Contest judged by the inimitable Daniel Handler (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket, a.k.a. LDM SF, Ep. 4 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
Feb032016

June 23 (at Foyles)

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To celebrate the wonders of Indie Bookshop Week, Literary Death Match is heading to Foyles Charing Cross Road for a brilliant night of literature, witticisms, rambunctiousness and lit quips galore. Come join us for a fantastic night like none other in one of the great independent bookshops in the world. Preorder now!

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Friday
Jan012016

#marchlitness

Congratulations to Parker Posey (LDM NYC, Ep. 45 performance judge) — LDM's March Litness Champion! She beat Key & Peele's Keegan-Michael Key (LDM LA, Ep. 18 intangibles judge) by 57% to 43% of the vote. Our hope: do it all over again next year, but even weirder. Thanks for voting!

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Tuesday
Dec312013

Future LDMs

June:
4th: London (Stoke Newington Festival)

July:
7th: Paris (TBA)
16th: Southhampton (Avram Theatre)

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