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Transgender Defender Zoe Dolan: Book Talk and Signing

December 2, 2015 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM



Zoe Dolan will talk about her new book There Is Room for You: Tales from a Transgender Defender’s Heart, a memoir of recovery from sex addiction, gender transitioning, falling in love, and handling high-profile terrorism cases as a trial lawyer.

This event is co-presented by The LGBT Community Center and the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division.

Suggested donation of $5 to benefit the Bureau. No one turned away for lack of funds.

Reading at 7:15 PM

Please purchase your copy of There Is Room for You from the Bureau. To reserve a copy write to us at



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Zoe Dolan is a writer and trial lawyer known for handling high-profile criminal cases, including the 2014 trial of Suleiman Abu Ghayth, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden and the allegedly highest-ranked al-Qaeda suspect to be tried in a civilian court in the United States. Her writing includes the book There Is Room for You: Tales from a Transgender Defender’s Heart (this excerpt appeared in The Guardian in August), and a blog on The Huffington Post. Earlier this year, as part of her Being Transgender – Naked project, Upworthy presented this video about being transgender. Profiles of Zoe and her work have appeared in The New York TimesAl Jazeera, and The Advocate.






December 2, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM