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Newport, VIC – Book Launch – Dignity in a Teacup

June 19 @ 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.

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For more information: https://libraries.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/categories/multicultural/2112-dignity-in-a-teacup

Details

Date:
June 19
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Newport Community Hub