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The North Star: The Emancipation of Frederick Douglass

A project in Portland, OR by Barron Bell

Status: Active

The North Star graphic novel is an adaptation of Frederick Douglass’ memoir “The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass”.
Backers: 33
Average Daily Pledges: $57
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funding: $1,090 of $25,000
Dates: Feb 6th -> Mar 23rd (45 days)
Project By: Barron Bell
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Latest News

We Passed $1000!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
I know it may seem like a small milestone when looking at the end goal of 25K but hey we have to take our victories where we can get them ;).  Just look at us as the little engine that could.  As the word gets out (and believe me, I'm grinding)... (Read More)


February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys, I just want thank everyone who has donated thus far.  As a special thank you to all backers, please follow the link below and download a complementary digital PDF copy of my previous graphic novel, Radio Free Amerika.   The book has been... (Read More)


February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
I just want to thank all of you who have pledged thus far!  This project is a labor of love and the fellas and I are so excited that you're on the journey with us.  I'm steady trying to get the word out and I need your help as well so we can meet... (Read More)


February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello all! I'd like to officially announce the start of the North Star Graphic Novel Kickstarter campaign! We'll be posting regular updates here and on our other social media platforms. Witness the recreation of 1830's America and the life of one of... (Read More)

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