Reception conditions for the refugees in Calais are worsening and there is an increasing death toll of refugees attempting to cross the channel from Calais to Dover. People are getting together all over the UK to send basic aid, that is not being provided in the holding camp in Calais. Writers are in the unique position to be able to express their concerns about the situation that the state does not seem to share.
Writers for Calais Refugees is an anthology in support of people seeking refuge.
The anthology is now closed for submissions. Thank you for your continued support and to all the writers that have sent in their fantastic responses, it’s been amazing. Thanks for all the support the anthology has had, we are now working towards a printed version. More details to follow.
Featured image by photographer Massimo Sestini