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Peirene Now! No. 3: Shatila Stories

A project in London, UK by Molly Skinner

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A collaborative piece of literature commissioned by Peirene, written by nine refugee writers from the Shatila refugee camp in Beirut.
Backers: 327
Average Pledge Per Backer: £41

Funded: £13,350 of £8,500
Dates: Nov 6th -> Dec 8th (33 days)
Project By: Molly Skinner
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December 4th - via:
Dear Peirene Supporter,  Thank you so much for your support and to everyone who has tried to adjust their pledge by £3.50 today to help us meet our goal!  Apologies for the deluge of emails today! Unfortunately we forgot to attach the Kickstarter... (Read More)

Kickstarter and Newsweek Links!

December 4th - via:
Dear Peirene Supporter,  Click here to read more about the project in Newsweek: Click here for the Shatila Stories... (Read More)

A small adjustment could make all the difference and an exciting Newsweek Article!

December 4th - via:
Dear Peirene Supporter,  Thank you for your amazing support! We are now less than £1000 pounds away from hitting our £12,000 target, which is an incredible achievement. If we reach this goal we will be able to publish a version of Shatila Stories... (Read More)

We've hit our goal and with your help we can do even more!

November 27th - via:
Dear Peirene Supporter,  Thank you so much for everything you have done, because of your amazing support we have been able to hit our Kickstarter fundraising goal! We are absolutely delighted that we can publish Shatila Stories in English for you... (Read More)

We've hit 200+ backers and £7000 pounds!

November 23rd - via:
Dear Reader,  They say when it rains it pours and in our case they're certainly right! Over the past 24 hours we have not only received our 200th backer but we've also surpassed the £7000 mark. This is an amazing show of support for Shatila Stories... (Read More)

A great big thank you for getting us halfway there!

November 14th - via:
In just over a week we've surpassed the halfway point! We're now just under £4000 away from reaching our target. We'd like to say a great big thank you to everyone who has donated so far! Each copy of the novel you pre-order will not only be a... (Read More)

Over 100 backers in the first week!

November 13th - via:
We've had over 100 Kickstarter backers in the very first week of the campaign! That's over 100 copies of Peirene Now! No. 3 Shatila Stories already pre-ordered. As a thank you we've got a sneak peek at the photography in the book. Here is another... (Read More)

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