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BACKWORDS Press: your favorite t-shirt as art, featuring more engaging words, and supporting more writers.
BACKWORDS Press: your favorite t-shirt as art, featuring more engaging words, and supporting more writers.
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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    Your donation will help us get started ¬– THANK YOU so much! You will receive a BACKWORDS printed postcard, designed and signed by the team, plus a heart-felt shout-out on Facebook and Twitter. Whoot!

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    Pledge US$ 30 or more About US$ 30

    You will receive a BACKWORDS Spring 2016 issue short-sleeve shirt. Three writers will be selected through our contest-driven submission process, and their work will be printed on white short-sleeved t-shirts. You get to pick your choice of artist. (+ Reward #1) Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 40 or more About US$ 40

    You will receive a BACKWORDS Fall 2015 issue long-sleeve shirt. Three writers will be selected through our contest-driven submission process, and their work will be printed on white long-sleeved shirts. You get to pick your choice of artist. (+ Reward #1) Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    You will receive one short-sleeve white tee from the limited-edition, Inaugural issue of BACKWORDS, featuring the writer of your choice: Kevin Sampsell, Elaina Ellis, or Ocean Vuong. These shirts are only available on Kickstarter. Lucky duck! Printed on white t-shirts. (+ Reward #1) Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 90 or more About US$ 90

    You will receive the full BACKWORDS Spring short-sleeve issue. Three writers will be selected through our contest-driven submission process, and their work will be printed on white short-sleeved t-shirts. You get ALL THREE. (+ Reward #1) Huzzah! Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 120 or more About US$ 120

    You will receive the full BACKWORDS Spring long-sleeve issue. Three writers will be selected through our contest-driven submission process, and their work will be printed on white long-sleeved t-shirts. You get ALL THREE. (+ Reward #1) Hip hip hooray! Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    You will receive the full limited-edition Inaugural issue (short-sleeve, white tees), featuring all three writers: Kevin Sampsell, Elaina Ellis, or Ocean Vuong. Prrrrfect! (Please note: rewards at this level will be reprinted on-demand from the Inaugural BACKWORDS Press Launch issue, and are only available on Kickstarter) Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 210 or more About US$ 210

    You will receive a full-year BACKWORDS subscription. This includes both the Fall 2015 long-sleeve and Spring 2016 short-sleeve issues. Writers TBA, and will be determined through a contest-driven submission process. This means you'll be introduced to six new writers! F*#K Yah! This order will be received in two parts. Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 260 or more About US$ 260

    You will receive a full-year BACKWORDS subscription (incl. both the Fall long-sleeve and Spring short-sleeve issues), and one shirt from the limited-edition Inaugural issue, featuring one writer of your choice: Kevin Sampsell, Elaina Ellis, or Ocean Vuong. Fall and Spring writers TBA, and will be determined through a contest-driven submission process. Rock on! This order will be received in two parts. Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 360 or more About US$ 360

    You will receive a full-year BACKWORDS subscription and the full limited-edition Inaugural issue. This includes both the Fall long sleeve and Spring short sleeve issues and the full Inaugural BACKWORDS Press Launch issue (feat. Kevin Sampsell, Elaina Ellis, or Ocean Vuong). Fall & Spring writers TBA, and will be determined through a contest-driven submission process. You fashionista! This order will be received in two parts. Shipping included.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    You will receive a full-year BACKWORDS subscription and the full limited-edition Inaugural issue. This includes both the Fall long sleeve and Spring short sleeve issues and the full Inaugural BACKWORDS Press Launch Issue (feat. Kevin Sampsell, Elaina Ellis, or Ocean Vuong). Fall & Spring writers TBA, and will be determined through a contest-driven submission process. We will also print 5 shirts featuring your work (one original poem or short prose piece). This means you will have your own work published on a t-shirt. Whoop, there it is! This order will be received in two parts. Shipping included.

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