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A Fantastic Affair: Karl Barth in America 1962–Research

A project in Pittsburgh, PA by Jessica DeCou

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The never-before-told story of Karl Barth's (first and only) journey to the United States in 1962.
Backers: 25
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $1,091 of $1,000
Dates: Jul 9th -> Sep 7th (60 days)
Project By: Jessica DeCou
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August 15th - via:
Thanks to your support, the "KBUSA" kickstarter exceeded 100% funding today!! And, with 23 days left to go, it's possible that the project might even reach one of the "stretch goals" (i.e. archival research in NYC, Richmond, and elsewhere). Let me... (Read More)

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August 3rd - via:
I've been very grateful and lucky to have spoken with so many "eye-witnesses" to Barth's visit, all of whom have been so gracious with their time. Do you or someone you know have stories / memories / thoughts / anecdotes related to Barth's visit?... (Read More)

We're more than 1/3 of the way there, with 44 days to go!!

July 25th - via:
Let me express my gratitude for your generous pledges of support!! Thanks to you, the project has reached the 34% mark - and we still have 44 days to achieve funding. I've now conducted personal interviews with dozens of "eye-witnesses" to the events... (Read More)

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