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Sep122018

Brooklyn, Ep. 13

September 12, 2018 — In an exhilarating night of lit, wit and wild, Literary Death Match returned to Littlefield for a Brooklyn Book Festival fun-stravaganza that saw Jenn Baker outduel Alexis Stodghill in a down-to-the-wire battle of Arithme-Lit to win Baker the LDM Brooklyn, Ep. 13 crown, and literary immortality to go with it. 

Here's the full lineup from the night: 

JUDGES: 
Literary Merit: Tayari Jones, New York Times best-selling author of An American Marriage and Silver Sparrow
Performance: Natalie Walker
, writer (for Vulture and more) and actor (her Twitter auditions are plain brilliant)
Intangibles: Christine Nangle, exec producer/head writer of The Break with Michelle Wolf on Netflix, and former EP/HW for The President Show
Super-Intangibles: Jordan Klepper, former host of The Opposition, Daily Show correspondent, and his new show "Klepper” coming to Comedy Central in 2019

READERS: 
Round 1: 
* Alexis Stodghill
, writer and digital producer for "AM JOY" on @MSNBC
* Caroline Moss & Michelle Markowitz, co-authors of Hey Ladies!; Caroline: producer at BuzzFeed, and her forthcoming series for young girls will be out March 2019 with Quarto; Michelle: director on Out of Tune, and writer/director of the upcoming pilot "Sidepiece" for Virgin Produced

Round 2:
* Jenn Baker, writer, editor of Everyday People, host of the Minorities in Publishing podcast, and a contributing editor to Electric Literature
* Tom O’Donnell, author of the Hamstersaurus Rex books who has written for the New Yorker, McSweeney’s, and TV shows TripTank and Billy on the Street

Hosted by LDM creator Adrian Todd Zuniga (check out his debut novel Collision Theory today!)

Where: Littlefield, 635 Sackett St, Brooklyn (map)
When: 8:05pm sharp; Doors at 730pm (afterdrinks at 9:45 and after)
Cost: $10
(preorder now to guarantee entry)
Note: This show is 21+. 

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