A life in exile: the book

by alessandra_mcallister in Istanbul

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On 17th July 2015 we successfully raised £1,415 with 35 supporters in 42 days

An autobiographical account of a life in exile, written as author and subject make sense of the world they have come to inhabit in Istanbul

by alessandra_mcallister in Istanbul

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sophiegj 5th July 2015

A captivating endeavour touching on cultural, historical, social & political elements in crucially affected times. A talented writer and even more gifted friend, best of love & luck to you and Gaith! Xx

dove 9th June 2015

Amazing work Ali and Naith. So very real and necessary for stories such as Naith's to be heard in the West. Text like these provide opportunity for us all to become more educated and makes it less easy for us to turn a blind eye to the plight of refugees all over the world. Big ups to you both xx

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A contribution of £60 or more will earn you the the above plus and extra pdf chapter and a hard copy of a short story by Alessandra. You will also get a thank you in the acknowledgements.

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