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Wednesday
Apr052017

London, Ep. 61

April 5, 2017 — For our 2017 London debut, we teamed with the brillianteurs behind The Good Immigrant for a sold out, immigrant-fueled night of words at Southbank Centre that saw Tahmima Anam outduel Kayo Chingonyi in a American Psycho or American President? finale that went down to the wire, with Anam nailing the final answer, and winning the LDM London, Ep. 61 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Wednesday
Mar082017

Brooklyn, Ep. 9

March 8, 2017 — In our return to Brooklyn's Bell House we continued our run of shows in Protest of the Happenings at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, with a brilliant night that saw Boris Fishman outduel co-finalist Bridget Minamore in a wild Quiz of Death finale to win Fishman the LDM Brooklyn, Ep. 9 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Thursday
Mar022017

Midland & Odessa, Ep. 3

March 3, 2017 — In what's become an annual tradition, Literary Death Match heads back to the glory of West Texas as we teamed up with the Odessa Shakespeare Festival for a rollicking night that saw Chaitali Sen outduel Joy Jones in sudden death in a Lone Star Lit II matchup, winning Sen the LDM Midland & Odessa, Ep. 3 crown, and literary immortality to go with it. 

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Friday
Feb242017

Perth, Ep. 1

February 24, 2017 — Thanks to the Perth Writers Festival, LDM's long-awaited debut Down Under made for the most magical night in southern hemispheric history, as the historic night saw Hera Lindsay Bird topple Nathan Hill in sudden death in a American Psycho or American President? finale to win Bird the LDM Perth, Ep. 1 crown, and literary immortality to go with it

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Saturday
Feb112017

Washington, D.C., Ep. 7

February 11, 2017 — For our AWP Spectacular, Literary Death Match headed to Black Cat in the nation's capital, as we teamed with Painted Bride Quarterly for a magical night that saw Roger Reeves narrowly topple Safiya Sinclair in American Psycho or American President? to win Reeves the LDM D.C., Ep. 7 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Tuesday
Jan242017

Brooklyn, Ep. 8

January 24, 2016 — To shake off the horrors of the Inauguration, Literary Death Match continued our Pivot Towards Protest as we headed to The Bell House in Brooklyn for a refreshing night that saw Min Jin Lee topple Ashley C. Ford in a fun-time battle of American Psycho or American President? that saw Lee score the final answer, en route to winning the LDM Brooklyn, Ep. 8 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Saturday
Jan212017

LA, Ep. 47

January 21, 2017 — To kick off 2017 with a burst of bright-minded glee, Literary Death Match teamed with the Riot LA Comedy Festival for a brilliant evening that saw Zach Anner outduel Buddy Wakefield in a crackling game of "American Psycho or American President?" winning Anner the LDM LA, Ep. 47 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.  

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Wednesday
Jan182017

Our Pivot Towards Protest 2017

On the night of November 8, when it had become clear that Donald J. Trump was going to be the next…oh, god, don’t make me say it…President of the United States, I turned to my oldest friend, on the couch next to me, and said, “For the next four years we’re going to see some incredible art.”

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Saturday
Nov192016

Miami, Ep. 8

November 19, 2016 — Our annual drop-in to the Miami Book Fair International (at the author's party) was a single hour of absolute bliss, a magical show that finished with Kim Addonizio toppling Ali Eteraz in a fierce Lone Star Lit II battle that went down to the wire, with Addonizio nailing the final question to win her the LDM Miami, Ep. 8 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Tuesday
Nov152016

Orlando, Ep. 4

November 15, 2016 — For our first post-election event, Literary Death Match returned for our annual team-up with Burrow Press for a magical evening at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center that saw Suzannah Gilman topple Ama McKinley in a LDM Quiz of Death battle that went to sudden death before Gilman nailed the final answer, winning her the LDM Orlando, Ep. 4 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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