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Literary Death Match

What is Literary Death Match? Four writers read their own work for seven minutes or less, and are then judged by three all-star judges. Two finalists are chosen to compete in the Literary Death Match finale, a vaguely-literary game to decide the ultimate winner. 

JUDGES: 
Literary Merit: TBA
Performance: Dennis Dunaway, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame bassist for Alice Cooper, author of Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs!
Intangibles: Kwame Alexander, poet, playwright and Newbery Award-winning author of The Crossover 

READERS: 
Erica Wrightauthor of crime novel The Red Chameleon (one of O Magazine's Best Books of Summer 2014)
Harrison Scott Key, author of The World's Largest Man (nominated for the 2015 Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction)
Alex Sheshunoff, author of A Beginner’s Guide to Paradise, and contributor to National Geographic Adventure
Tiana Clark2015 Rattle Poetry Prize-winning poet featured in Best New Poets 2015

Hosted by LDM creator Adrian Todd Zuniga

Where: War Memorial Auditorium, 301 6th Ave N, Nashville (map)
When: Show at 8pm sharp, doors at 7:30 and afterdrinks at 9:30pm! 
Cost: $15 (click to preorder)

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Earlier Event: September 26
Girls To The Moon
Later Event: October 20
Poetry & Fiction Reading