Virtual Second Tuesday presents
Jennifer Finney Boylan in conversation with Wilson Cruz
Join us for a Virtual Second Tuesday with acclaimed author Jennifer Finney Boylan and award winning actor Wilson Cruz as they discuss Boylan’s new memoir “Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs.” Please note that this event will be recorded and that meeting info and instructions to join will be sent prior to the event.
ABOUT JENNIFER FINNEY BOYLAN
Professor Jennifer Finney Boylan, author of fifteen books, is the inaugural Anna Quindlen Writer in Residence at Barnard College of Columbia University. Her column appears on the op/ed page of the New York Times on alternate Wednesdays. She serves on the Board of Trustees of PEN America. From 2011 to 2018 she served on the Board of Directors of GLAAD and also provided counsel for the TV series Transparent and I Am Cait. Her 2003 memoir, She’s Not There: A Life in Two Genders was the first bestselling work by a transgender American. A novelist, memoirist, and short story writer, she is also a nationally known advocate for human rights. She lives in New York City, and in Belgrade Lakes, Maine, with her wife, Deedie. They have a son, Sean and a daughter, Zai.
ABOUT WILSON CRUZ
Wilson Cruz is an American actor known for playing Rickie Vasquez on My So-Called Life, Angel in the Broadway tour production of Rent and the recurring characters Junito on Noah’s Arc and Dr. Hugh Culber on Star Trek: Discovery. As an openly gay man of Afro-Puerto Rican ancestry, he has served as an advocate for gay youth, especially gay youth of color.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Free RSVP, donations accepted