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The Exhibit puts human emotions on display. It is a book between two cities – Cambridge and Manchester – with detours via wax museums and planetariums, it brings down the Berlin Wall and challenges censorship in Iran, reveals the love of gay marriage and has conversations with Alexander McQueen, Damien Hirst and Sylvia Plath.

This in an impressive collection by a young poet
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Paperback, 66 pages
Published August 15th 2014 by SilverWood Books
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Ashley Hedden
Jan 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
The Exhibit by Michael Brown was a great quick read. It puts emotions front and center on display. It was a great collection of poetry by Michael Brown.
Quinn Daley
Aug 15, 2014 rated it really liked it
I'm not really very well versed in poetry - it's something I find quite impenetrable and I often find myself reading the poem half a dozen times before even its basic gist sinks in.

But when I found my friend Michael Brown had a book of short poems published I thought I'd give it another crack.

Michael's poems are short, powerful chunks of emotion. Some of them are hilarious, some of them are poignant and a lot of them are dark. The first half of the book especially is very dark (but interspersed
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Michael Brown was born in Manchester in 1983. He completed Mercurial at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, London in 2016. Michael lives in Cambridge with his husband John, where he is currently working in a number of creative industries and is also a researcher at Cambridge University. This is Michael’s second poetry collection. He published The Exhibit in 2014.

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