An Afternoon with David Harewood

Running from
Last event: Sunday 20 November at 2pm
  • £23.50
    Non-members: £26 (Each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee)
    Young Storyhouse Card discount available

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Part of: Chester Literature Festival 2022

Join David Harewood MBE (Homeland, Supergirl) live at Storyhouse, Chester this November to celebrate the publication of his breathtakingly honest memoir Maybe I Don’t Belong Here – a groundbreaking account of the effects of everyday racism on identity and the mental health of Black British men.

When David was twenty-three, only two years out of drama school with a career starting to take flight, he had what he now understands to be a psychotic breakdown and ended up being sectioned under the Mental Health Act.

This event promises to be not only a powerful and provocative account of a life lived after psychosis, but also a rallying cry to examine the systems and biases that continue to shape our society.

‘As a Black British man I believe it is vital that I tell this story. It may be just one account from the perspective of a person of colour who has experienced this system, but it may be enough to potentially change an opinion or, more importantly, stop someone else from spinning completely out of control.’

 

Duration

Approx 60 mins

Time details

No interval

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