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Saturday
Oct012016

Charleston, Ep. 1

To start October right, Literary Death Match headed to Charleston — stomping ground for the Bloomsbury Group — as we teamed with the Small Wonder Short Story Festival for a wild night that saw David Swann topple Adam Baron in a brilliant battle of One Star Wonder II, winning Swann the LDM Charleston, UK, Ep. 1 crown and literary immortality to go with it. 

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Wednesday
Sep282016

Twin Cities, Ep. 12 

September 28, 2016 — To close out September, Literary Death Match returned to Minneapolis for a Twin Cities spectacular at the Nomad World Pub that saw Lara Mimosa Montes narrowly claim victory over Safy-Hallan Farah in a game of Lone Star Lit II to win Montes the LDM Twin Cities, Ep. 12 crown and literary immortality along with it.

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Tuesday
Sep272016

Chicago, Ep. 10

In a sterling return, Literary Death Match wound back through Chicago for a night at Subterranean that saw Vu Tran outduel co-finalist Nnedi Okorafor in a hotly-contested Quiz of Death battle by a score of 16-12, winning Tran the LDM Chicago, Ep. 10 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Sunday
Sep252016

Champaign, Ep. 1

For our rip-roaring Champaign debut, Literary Death Match teamed with The Pygmalion Festival for a brilliance-filled night at The Accord that saw C. Russell Price outduel Lindsey Gates-Markel in a blazing game of Lone Star Lit II to win Price the LDM Champaign, Ep. 1 championship and literary immortality to go with it.

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Friday
Sep232016

Missoula, Ep. 1

In a debut for the Big Sky ages, Literary Death Match teamed with the Montana Book Festival for our Missoula debut at The Wilma which saw Sunil Yapa outduel Rachel M. Harper in a down-to-the-last clue battle of Lone Star Lit, winning Yapa the LDM Missoula, Ep. 1 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Saturday
Sep172016

SF, Ep. 62

To elevate SF's September to unimaginable heights, Literary Death Match once again partnered with Lit Camp for our spectacular return to the Elbo Room — a night that finished with Ethel Rohan narrowly outdueling Kwan Booth in a back-and-forth Quiz of Death battle that won Rohan the LDM SF, Ep. 62 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Thursday
Sep152016

LA, Ep. 45

After a summer away, Literary Death Match returned to Los Angeles for our annual classic at the Hammer Museum that ended with Literary Spelling Bee III — the longest finale in LDM history — which saw Nadja Spiegelman narrowly topple Antonio Sacre by a single point to win Spiegelman the LDM LA, Ep. 45 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Monday
Jul252016

London, Ep. 59

July 25, 2016 — For a mid-summer night's classic, Literary Death Match returned to the Southbank Centre for a lit-minded spectacle of spoken words and comedic delightments that ended with Natashia Deon outdueling Harry Baker in a hotly-contested sudden-death One Star Wonder finale to win Deon the LDM London, Ep. 59 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Saturday
Jul162016

The Hamptons, Ep. 1

July 16, 2016 — For our first-ever trip to The Hamptons, Literary Death Match teamed with TSR: The Southampton Review and the Southampton Writers Conference for a star-studded night of literary brilliance, that saw Helen Simonson narrowly outduel co-finalist Tracy M. King-Sanchez in a nip-and-tuck Lone Star Lit II battle in sudden death overtime to win Simonson the LDM Hamptons, Ep. 1 crown, and literary immortality to go with it.

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Wednesday
Jun222016

Paris, Ep. 4

July 12, 2016 — In our annual return to the City of Light, Literary Death Match once again teamed with the Paris American Academy Writing Workshop for a brilliant eve in the 5eme that finished with Darin Strauss narrowly outdueling fellow finalist Nadja Spiegelman in a battle of Footballer or Poet? to win Strauss the LDM Paris, Ep. 4 crown.

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