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Third Place Books Seward Park is thrilled to welcome Jill Soloway with their newest book, She Wants It, an intimate and humorous memoir of personal transformation. Jill will be in conversation with Lindy West, author of the bestselling memoir Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman.
From the creator of the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning series Transparent, a poignant memoir of transformation in the wake of Soloway’s parent coming out as transgender and how that revelation informs her own experience.
JILL SOLOWAY is the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning creator of Transparent. Previously, they were a writer and executive producer for Six Feet Under, How to Make It in America, and United States of Tara. Their first feature film, Afternoon Delight, won the 2013 Directing Award at Sundance. They also co-created and directed the Amazon series I Love Dick. Jill lives in Los Angeles.
Lindy West is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times and the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman (2016, Hachette Books) as well as the upcoming essay collection The Witches Are Coming (2019, Hachette Books). In 2018 she adapted Shrill as a half-hour comedy for Hulu, set to air in 2019. Her work has also appeared in This American Life, The Guardian, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Vulture, Jezebel, The Stranger, and others. She is the founder of I Believe You, It's Not Your Fault, an advice blog for teens, as well as the co-founder of the reproductive rights destigmatization campaign #ShoutYourAbortion.