Arabian Stories: Arab thoughts put into perspective

A project in Hamburg, Germany by Rita Tapia Oregui

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The project is aimed at translating and publishing contemporary Arabic short stories in their original and translated versions
Backers: 172
Average Pledge Per Backer: €44

Funded: €7,513 of €7,000
Dates: Aug 4th -> Sep 12th (40 days)
Project By: Rita Tapia Oregui
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Latest News

We made it!

September 10th - via:
And it is all thanks to you! We are profoundly grateful to each and every one of our 163 backers, this truly is a dream come true! We are 90% ready to launch the "Two Thousand Nights and Awakening" literary contest, whose submission period will start... (Read More)

As promised, the list of Arabic authors who deserve your attention

September 9th - via:
First things first: I had a lot of fun with you guys at yesterday's live stream. I thought the questions were very interesting and I hope Jose and I could answer them to your satisfaction. I was asked to publish an update on Arabic authors who stand... (Read More)

Arabian Stories calling! We are live-streaming!

September 6th - via:
Hello, everybody, We have exciting news! First, we are now at 85% funded with 5 days to go! It has been a very intense fundraising campaign, but we can now see the goal line pretty close. Thank you so much to all of our backers, you guys rock!... (Read More)

The "Two Thousand Nights and Awakening" promotional flyer

September 5th - via:
Hello everybody, We have only one week of campaign left, but I believe that our chances of turning it into a success are pretty high. That is why we have already started preparing the "Two Thousand Nights and Awakening" literary contest. I am... (Read More)

(3) ليلة الدخلة

August 26th - via:
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New rewards available!

August 22nd - via:
Due to popular demand, we have now included two further rewards. You can now get both e-books together for only 18 €, as well as both paper books for 43 €. We have added this second reward because there are only 4 early-bird packages for 40 €... (Read More)

One third done, two more to go!

August 20th - via:
Today we have reached a great milestone! Not only have we been featured as one of Kickstarter's favorite projects, we also reached the first third of our founding goal! It is truly an exciting achievement, one that has the whole team behind Arabian... (Read More)

(2) ليلة الدخلة

August 20th - via:
.يمكن الاطلاع على المقتطف التالي من القصة من طرف المتبرعين للحملة فقط    (Read More)

(1) ليلة الدخلة

August 15th - via:
سيتم نشر المقتطف التالي من القصة بعد تحقيق 33٪ من تمويل الحملة. شهرزاد تقدر جميع مساهماتكم مهما كان حجمها      (Read More)

What a first day!

August 5th - via:
Hello, everyone! The first 36 hours of our kickstarter campaign are gone, and we are 15% through with our goal! It's an amazing accomplishment for which we are really grateful. To our brave first backers: THANK YOU SO MUCH, you can't imagine how much... (Read More)

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