HEAR YE! HEAR YE! DATE FOR YOUR DIARY!: Award-winning author Delilah S. Dawson is also a courageous rape survivor speaking out about violence against women via her novels and now, via The Pixel Project's Read For Pixels campaign in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign.

Join Delilah and us at 8.30pm EST, Friday 12 September 2014 on Google Hangout for a LIVE reading and chat about her books, violence against women in popular culture, and her support for the anti-Violence Against Women movement. This will be followed by a Q&A session during which you can ask her anything and she’ll answer in real time!

HEAR YE! HEAR YE! DATE FOR YOUR DIARY!: Award-winning author Delilah S. Dawson is also a courageous rape survivor speaking out about violence against women via her novels and now, via The Pixel Project's Read For Pixels campaign in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign.

Join Delilah and us at 8.30pm EST, Friday 12 September 2014 on Google Hangout for a LIVE reading and chat about her books, violence against women in popular culture, and her support for the anti-Violence Against Women movement. This will be followed by a Q&A session during which you can ask her anything and she’ll answer in real time!

It’s September 3rd 20014 and we’re having our special “Read For Pixels” AMA (Ask Me Anything) over at reddit.com/r/Books:
http://www.reddit.com/r/books/comments/2f98pj/we_are_read_for_pixels_authors_for_the_pixel/
In the house today will be Chuck Wendig, Cinda Williams Chima, Delilah S. Dawson, Robert J. Sawyer, Simone Elkeles, and Alyson Noel.
Just leave your questions and they’ll answer as many as humanly possible in support of “Read For Pixels” and the cause to end violence against women.

It’s September 3rd 20014 and we’re having our special “Read For Pixels” AMA (Ask Me Anything) over at reddit.com/r/Books:

http://www.reddit.com/r/books/comments/2f98pj/we_are_read_for_pixels_authors_for_the_pixel/

In the house today will be Chuck Wendig, Cinda Williams Chima, Delilah S. Dawson, Robert J. Sawyer, Simone Elkeles, and Alyson Noel.

Just leave your questions and they’ll answer as many as humanly possible in support of “Read For Pixels” and the cause to end violence against women.

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Meet Sasha Alsberg who runs the YouTube channel abookutopia and who is one of our Read For Pixels moderators. Sasha is a great young Pixel Project supporter and fantastic BookTuber who will be moderating our Sarah J. Maas and Cinda Williams Chima Read For Pixels Google Hangouts this September!

Important clarification: The Read For Pixels fundraiser is NOT a prize draw. All donors of $15 and up will definitely get an author goodie as a token of our thanks and appreciation for their support. So check it out athttp://is.gd/R4PIndiegogo for some unique perks on offer and if you only have PayPal or want to make a small donation under $50, go tohttp://is.gd/R4PRazoo.

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DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: New York Times bestselling author Joe Hill will be doing a live reading + Q&A session on Google Hangouts for our Read For Pixels campaign featuring acclaimed authors stepping up to raise awareness about violence against women and to raise funds for the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. Fellow geeks, Horror fans, and book-lovers get ready your questions and join us and Joe at 8.30pm EST, 5 September 2014 at http://is.gd/JoeHillR4P!

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: New York Times bestselling author Joe Hill will be doing a live reading + Q&A session on Google Hangouts for our Read For Pixels campaign featuring acclaimed authors stepping up to raise awareness about violence against women and to raise funds for the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. 

Fellow geeks, Horror fans, and book-lovers get ready your questions and join us and Joe at 8.30pm EST, 5 September 2014 at http://is.gd/JoeHillR4P!

ARE WE IN YOUR DIARY YET? It’s T-minus 10 days to our first “Read For Pixels” Google Hangout in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. 
Lots of opportunities to ask your favourite authors questions LIVE during the Hangouts.
Lots of exclusive author goodies full of geeky goodness to be had for donors.
Find out more about the Hangouts, the goodies, and the campaign at http://is.gd/Read4Pixels2014

ARE WE IN YOUR DIARY YET? It’s T-minus 10 days to our first “Read For Pixels” Google Hangout in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. 

Lots of opportunities to ask your favourite authors questions LIVE during the Hangouts.

Lots of exclusive author goodies full of geeky goodness to be had for donors.

Find out more about the Hangouts, the goodies, and the campaign at http://is.gd/Read4Pixels2014

AUGUST 11th, 2014 (WORLDWIDE):The Pixel Project (www.thepixelproject.net), an anti-Violence Against Women non-profit, will be holding the first “Read For Pixels” 2014 Google Hangout Sessions featuring live Google Hangouts with award-winning bestselling authors in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign (http://reveal.thepixelproject.net), which aims to raise US$1 million in aid of The Pixel Project and the USA’s National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (www.ncadv.org). Participating authors include Joe Hill, Ellen Hopkins, Robert J. Sawyer, Cinda Williams Chima, Chuck Wendig, Kevin Hearne, Delilah S. Dawson, Alyson Noel, Jasper Fforde, Sarah J. Maas and G. Willow Wilson.
The “Read For Pixels” Google Hangout sessions will run on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings throughout September. Each session will feature an author reading from one of their books and discussing why they support ending violence against women, their writing, and women in the media and popular culture. Each session will also include a live moderated Q&A session for fans and book lovers to ask their favourite authors questions in real time.
Participating authors have also generously donated a range of exclusive “goodies” to help The Pixel Project encourage fans and book lovers to donate to the Pixel Reveal campaign including: 1-to-1 Skype chats for fans and book clubs, signed first editions or special editions of participating author books, brand-new Drabbles (100-word stories), a handwritten short story or poem on a postcard, and more. Additional goodies are donated by Bloomsbury Books and Romance author Lori Foster. Donations begin at as little as US$10 and the goodies are available to donors as “thank you” gifts and perks depending on the donation amount. Fundraising will take place throughout September.
“Violence against women is one of the most widespread and entrenched human rights violations in the world and The Pixel Project is delighted that so many acclaimed authors have stepped up to join us in raising much-needed funds and widespread support for this cause,” said Regina Yau, Founder and President of The Pixel Project. “It is our hope that their support of the cause to end violence against women will inspire fans of their wonderful books and book lovers worldwide to not only donate generously, but also begin taking action to stop the violence in their communities wherever they are in the world.”
More information about Read For Pixels can be found at: http://is.gd/Read4Pixels2014.
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For media and other inquiries, contact The Pixel Project team at info@thepixelproject.net or pixelprojectteam@gmail.com 
About The Pixel Project (www.thepixelproject.net)
The Pixel Project is a complete virtual, volunteer-led global 501(c)3 nonprofit organisation whose mission is to raise awareness, funds and volunteer power for the cause to end violence against women using  a combination of social media, new technologies, and popular culture/the Arts. Their flagship initiative is the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign which aims to turbo-charge global awareness about VAW using social media while raising US$1 million by getting a global audience to collectively unveil a million-pixel mystery collage of Celebrity Male Role Models at US$1 per pixel.

AUGUST 11th, 2014 (WORLDWIDE):The Pixel Project (www.thepixelproject.net), an anti-Violence Against Women non-profit, will be holding the first “Read For Pixels” 2014 Google Hangout Sessions featuring live Google Hangouts with award-winning bestselling authors in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign (http://reveal.thepixelproject.net), which aims to raise US$1 million in aid of The Pixel Project and the USA’s National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (www.ncadv.org). Participating authors include Joe Hill, Ellen Hopkins, Robert J. Sawyer, Cinda Williams Chima, Chuck Wendig, Kevin Hearne, Delilah S. Dawson, Alyson Noel, Jasper Fforde, Sarah J. Maas and G. Willow Wilson.

The “Read For Pixels” Google Hangout sessions will run on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings throughout September. Each session will feature an author reading from one of their books and discussing why they support ending violence against women, their writing, and women in the media and popular culture. Each session will also include a live moderated Q&A session for fans and book lovers to ask their favourite authors questions in real time.

Participating authors have also generously donated a range of exclusive “goodies” to help The Pixel Project encourage fans and book lovers to donate to the Pixel Reveal campaign including: 1-to-1 Skype chats for fans and book clubs, signed first editions or special editions of participating author books, brand-new Drabbles (100-word stories), a handwritten short story or poem on a postcard, and more. Additional goodies are donated by Bloomsbury Books and Romance author Lori Foster. Donations begin at as little as US$10 and the goodies are available to donors as “thank you” gifts and perks depending on the donation amount. Fundraising will take place throughout September.

“Violence against women is one of the most widespread and entrenched human rights violations in the world and The Pixel Project is delighted that so many acclaimed authors have stepped up to join us in raising much-needed funds and widespread support for this cause,” said Regina Yau, Founder and President of The Pixel Project. “It is our hope that their support of the cause to end violence against women will inspire fans of their wonderful books and book lovers worldwide to not only donate generously, but also begin taking action to stop the violence in their communities wherever they are in the world.”

More information about Read For Pixels can be found at: http://is.gd/Read4Pixels2014.

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For media and other inquiries, contact The Pixel Project team at info@thepixelproject.net or pixelprojectteam@gmail.com 

About The Pixel Project (www.thepixelproject.net)

The Pixel Project is a complete virtual, volunteer-led global 501(c)3 nonprofit organisation whose mission is to raise awareness, funds and volunteer power for the cause to end violence against women using  a combination of social media, new technologies, and popular culture/the Arts. Their flagship initiative is the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign which aims to turbo-charge global awareness about VAW using social media while raising US$1 million by getting a global audience to collectively unveil a million-pixel mystery collage of Celebrity Male Role Models at US$1 per pixel.

SURVIVOR STORIES PROJECT: The Pixel Project is proud to present the Survivor Stories Blog Interview Project in honour of Mother’s Day 2014 and in support of our Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. The project runs throughout the month of May 2014 and features an interview per day with a survivor of any form of violence against women (VAW) including domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, female genital mutilation, forced/child marriage, sex trafficking, breast ironing etc. A total of 31 VAW survivor stories will be featured. Our first Survivor Stories interview is with Tauheedah Jabaar from the U.S.A: http://reveal.thepixelproject.net/2014/05/tauheedah-jabar-58-usa/ 

SURVIVOR STORIES PROJECT: The Pixel Project is proud to present the Survivor Stories Blog Interview Project in honour of Mother’s Day 2014 and in support of our Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign. The project runs throughout the month of May 2014 and features an interview per day with a survivor of any form of violence against women (VAW) including domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, female genital mutilation, forced/child marriage, sex trafficking, breast ironing etc. A total of 31 VAW survivor stories will be featured. 

Our first Survivor Stories interview is with Tauheedah Jabaar from the U.S.A: http://reveal.thepixelproject.net/2014/05/tauheedah-jabar-58-usa/
 

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH: Calling all Fantasy fans, book lovers, and anyone who’d love to present a unique gift to their book-loving moms for Mother’s Day: Check out our Double Drabble Pixel Fundraiser - Guy Gavriel Kay, award-winning bestselling author of The Fionavar Tapestry trilogy and Sarantium diptych, has written two Drabbles (100-word stories) exclusively for The Pixel Project in support of our Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign! Donate US$50 (50 pixels) and you will have a choice of one of the Drabbles; Donate US$75 (75 pixels) and you will receive both Drabbles! This fundraiser runs from 1 - 14 May 2014 and for more details, visit http://is.gd/GGKPixelDrabbles 

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH: Calling all Fantasy fans, book lovers, and anyone who’d love to present a unique gift to their book-loving moms for Mother’s Day: Check out our Double Drabble Pixel Fundraiser - Guy Gavriel Kay, award-winning bestselling author of The Fionavar Tapestry trilogy and Sarantium diptych, has written two Drabbles (100-word stories) exclusively for The Pixel Project in support of our Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign! 

Donate US$50 (50 pixels) and you will have a choice of one of the Drabbles; Donate US$75 (75 pixels) and you will receive both Drabbles! This fundraiser runs from 1 - 14 May 2014 and for more details, visit http://is.gd/GGKPixelDrabbles
 

We have a double-bill of Google Hangouts in support of the Celebrity Male Role Model Pixel Reveal campaign this week and there is something for everybody:

8.30pm EST, 13 March 2014:

In Conversation with the White Ribbon Campaign:

YouTube: http://is.gd/WRCPixel
Google+:  http://is.gd/WRCPixelG

8.30pm EST, 14 March 2014:

A LIVE Reading + Q&A session with #1 New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong:

YouTube: http://is.gd/KelleyArmstrongPixel
Google+: http://is.gd/KelleyAPixelEvent

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