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Posts From Behind the scenes

An Update On XI

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Dear XI Reader, As you may have noticed, XI Quarterly has been eerily quiet of late. The publication, three issues into its run, has been facing major issues in recent months that we, XI’s editorial team, have been unable to resolve. Due to a major cashflow crisis, the production of issue four was halted as …

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How Are We Doing?

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One year in from launching on Kickstarter, XI only exists thanks to the support of readers. As such, we also want to look at what we’ve done and let you know what we know can be done better. Both issues have been, we think, beautifully laid out thanks to our talented designer and filled with …

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The XI Quarterly 2013 Reader Drive

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During April 2013, XI Quarterly is running its first annual reader drive. XI wants to be able to keep producing the periodical for years to come, and form a lasting contribution to the growing culture of North American soccer. To do so, as an entirely independent, reader-supporter periodical, XI needs your support in spreading the word …

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Issue Four Submissions Call – North American Fan Culture

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XI Quarterly is currently accepting queries from new and established contributors for submissions to XI issue four, to be released in summer 2013, examining fan culture in North America. XI publishes a variety of writing in each issue. This can include, but is not limited to, long-form essays, interviews and in-depth reportage. XI also publishes photography and art submissions as standalone contributions. …

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Issue Two Released!

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It took much longer than we had hoped, but issue two is finally on its way to subscribers. Several delays in the printing and fulfillment process slowed it down, but we hope that you’ll agree that issue two is worth the wait! Today the issue is being shipped across the country and the world. And …

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