Michael Handrick to give reading from ‘Difference is Born on the Lips’ at Kemptown Bookshop

Graham Robson October 27, 2022

Join award-winning Brighton author Michael Handrick for a reading from his new book, Difference is Born on the Lips: Reflections on Sexuality, Stigma and Societyat Kemptown Bookshop in Brighton on Thursday, November 3 from 7pm.

“I wish I had found this book as a teenager as what a difference it would have made to my life.” – Damian Barr

Moving through time and memory, from a rural council estate surrounded by snowdrop-filled forests, to searching for his sense of self across London, Italy, America and beyond, Difference is Born on the Lips sees Michael Handrick explore how his struggles with mental health and abuse were compounded by stigmas around class, masculinity and sexuality.

Free event; to book, CLICK HERE