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Literary Fight Club – Jack London vs. John Irving

(4)  Jack London (Realistic Boxing) vs. (5) John Irving (Quirky Wrestling) This here is the classic contrast of styles: wrestler versus boxer; 500 pages of quirky character development butting heads with 200 pages of terse adventure prose; Garp in battle … Continue reading

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LITERARY FIGHT CLUB – (1)Louis L’amour (Cowboy Boxer, MMA) vs. (9) David Mamet (Profane Brazilian Jujitsu Practitioner)

Literary Fight Club is where we pit the toughest authors— dead or alive—against one another in a real (albeit fake) battle to determine who is THE SURLIEST AUTHOR ALIVE (or dead). Louis L’amour (Cowboy Boxer, MMA) vs. (9) David Mamet … Continue reading

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