Janet Mock: Visibility and Voice

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Janet Mock, Melbourne
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Internationally renowned transgender rights activist and New York-based journalist Janet Mock has been in high demand as a speaker in recent times, thanks to her bestselling memoir Redefining Realness and Surpassing Certainty and her social media project #GirlsLikeUs, which aims to empower trans women. At her talk at the Melbourne Writers Festival, she will reflect on the power of storytelling as a catalyst for social change, and the history of trans women in LGBTQIA and feminist history.

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Event website: http://mwf.com.au/