Community Book Discussion: Redefining Realness

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The LGBT Library at Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center, in partnership with Lehigh University's Digital Humanities Program, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program, and The Pride Center, presents a community book discussion on Janet Mock's New York Times bestselling memoir, Redefining Realness. 

Join on July 13th at 6pm for a facilitated discussion with Mary Foltz, Associate Professor of English at Lehigh University, about the book. Thanks to generous support from Lehigh University's Digital Humanities Program, there are 20 free copies of Mock's book available to the community for people who sign up early. Email ariel@bradburysullivancenter.org to sign up. 

New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the 2015 WOMEN'S WAY Book Prize • Goodreads Best of 2014 Semi-Finalist • Books for a Better Life Award Finalist • Lambda Literary Award Finalist • Time Magazine “30 Most Influential People on the Internet” • American Library Association Stonewall Honor Book

In her profound and courageous New York Times bestseller, Janet Mock establishes herself as a resounding and inspirational voice for the transgender community—and anyone fighting to define themselves on their own terms.

With unflinching honesty and moving prose, Janet Mock relays her experiences of growing up young, multiracial, poor, and trans in America, offering readers accessible language while imparting vital insight about the unique challenges and vulnerabilities of a marginalized and misunderstood population. Though undoubtedly an account of one woman’s quest for self at all costs, Redefining Realness is a powerful vision of possibility and self-realization, pushing us all toward greater acceptance of one another—and of ourselves—showing as never before how to be unapologetic and real. 

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WHEN
July 13, 2017 at 6pm - 7:30pm
WHERE
Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center
522 W Maple St
Allentown, PA 18101
United States
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Will you come?