Lowborn : Growing Up, Getting Away and Returning to Britain's Poorest Towns by K
Lowborn : Growing Up, Getting Away and Returning to Britain's Poorest Towns by Kerry Hudson
A powerful, personal agenda-changing exploration of poverty in today's Britain.
'When every day of your life you have been told you have nothing of value to offer, that you are worth nothing to society, can you ever escape that sense of being 'lowborn' no matter how far you've come?'
Kerry Hudson is proudly working class but she was never proudly poor. The poverty she grew up in was all-encompassing, grinding and often dehumanising.
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