Literary Death Match Austin, Ep. 10 — Feat. Linda Gray, Attica Lock & More!

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Literary Death Match Austin, Ep. 10 — Feat. Linda Gray, Attica Lock & More! says
When: Show at 7pm sharp; doors at 6:30pm; afterparty at 10:15pm!
Cost: Free!

In a clear show that the world is a brilliant place, we're heading back to fantastic Austin to team with the geniuses at the Texas Book Festival for a Lit Crawl Austin event that will be one of the greatest showcases of lit and wit on human record. And the best part: it's free, free, free!

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: Attica Locke, award-winning author of Black Water Rising and The Cutting Season
Performance: Linda Gray, actress (Dallas) & author of The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction
Intangibles: Andy Langer, writer for Esquire & Texas Monthly, radio DJ for KGSR

READERS:
* Gwendolyn Zepeda, Houston's first poet laureate, author of 3 novels & 4 award-winning children’s books
* Helen Phillips, award-winning author of And Yet They Were Happy and The Beautiful Bureaucrat
* David Crabb, actor and author of the memoir Bad Kid, The Moth presenter, and Stories in Session host
* Kirk Lynn, author of Rules for Werewolves, head of the Playwriting and Directing at UofT Austin

Hosted by LDM creator Adrian Todd Zuniga
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