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Newport, VIC – Book Launch – Dignity in a Teacup
19 June 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Dignity in a Teacup
True stories of courage and sacrifice from Christmas Island
Wednesday 19 June 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Newport Community Hub
Bookings via the library website or phone 1300 462 542
Christine Cummins spent five years working as a torture and trauma counsellor with asylum seekers detained on Christmas Island. Dignity in a Teacup provides a firsthand account of stories shared by hundreds of asylum seekers. Christine will share the reasons people were forced to flee their homelands. These true stories are compelling and reveal the lives of ordinary people seeking a safe new life. An inspiring, intimate memoir about resilience and the tenacity of love.
Sales and signings.