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Telling Rita's Story: Researching Transgender Day of Remembrance

Streamed on Zoom
Starts: Friday November 20th, 12:00 AM
Ends: Friday November 20th, 01:00 AM
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Join journalists Cristela Guerra (WBUR) and Kate Sosin (The 19th) for a conversation about their recent research and reporting on the life, murder, and legacy of Rita Hester.

Rita Hester, a Black transgender woman, was killed in her Allston apartment in November 1998, and the case remains unsolved. Rita Hester's death spurred the international Transgender Day of Remembrance movement.

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Added: 2020-11-17 21:38:34 UTC