Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

April 18, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Because You Asked: Report from Nashville’s Literary Death Match

You enter The Stone Fox not knowing what to expect.  It’s just a local spot, with a bar and some tables and overworked waitresses.  There’s an energy in the room, but it’s not all good.  You’re waiting for the blood sport – or whatever lies ahead – to begin.  Then the house lights go down, and the stage lights go up, and you realize you’re part …

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April 14, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

This is the New Nashville: Literary Death Match Comes to Town

This may be bloodier than Game of Thrones.  I’m going but expecting the worst.  Please join me tomorrow night for an evening that may horrify and/or delight!  Other cities enjoying the Literary Death Match in April and May include Austin, Los Angeles, Boston, and London (participants vary by city). Here’s what the organizers have to say: After an electric October debut, Literary Death Match is teaming with …

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