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Behind the Legend of JT Leroy

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Hugo House [UNDER CONSTRUCTION] (map) Capitol Hill
Tue., March 26, 7:30 p.m. 2013

$25/$20 for Hugo House members.

Back in the dark ages before the iPhone and Twitter, a novelist named JT Leroy captured the attention of readers and celebrities with novels that were supposedly based on his experience as a homeless transgender teen. Several years later, JT Leroy was revealed to be the pen name of a writer named Laura Albert. People were outraged. Tonight, Rebecca Brown, Sean Beaudoin, and Nicole Hardy will read Albert/Leroy’s work, and A&P editor Christopher Frizzelle will interview Albert onstage.

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Hugo House [UNDER CONSTRUCTION]

1634 11th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122
206-322-7030
http://hugohouse.org

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