Autobiography/Memoir

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Against the Odds. Care Leavers at University

Deidre Michell et al.

2014

Against the Odds is an inspiring collection of stories. Each care experienced contiributor faced considerable obstacles - disruptive education, low expectations, family dysfunction, trauma, poverty, stigma - on their way to and through university. Contributors: Reeny Jurczyszyn, Gregory P. Smith, Kimberley Hobbs, Pam Petrilli, Deidre Michell, Rachael Romero, David Jackson, Karen Laura-Lee Wilson, Frank Golding, Stacey Page, Davida Bache, Ryszard Szablicki, Judith Anne Brooker, Amanda Gargula