On Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. the Palm Springs Public Library will welcome Iolanthe Woulff, author of the book She’s My Dad.
This debut novel is a story about the destructiveness of hate, the power of love, and the redemptive triumph of good over evil. She’s My Dad was honored as a Finalist in the Mystery/Suspense category for the 2011 Global eBook Awards, won a 2010 Rainbow Awards as Best Bisexual/Transgender Contemporary work and was a Finalist in the GLBT category of the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards.
Iolanthe “Lannie” Woulff was born a boy in New York City. She grew up on the Caribbean island of St. Thomas, attended high school in Washington, D.C., and graduated with a degree in English from Princeton in 1973. Twenty-five years later she began the complex process of gender transition. The eldest child of author Herman Wouk, since 1987 Ms. Woulff has made her home in Palm Springs, CA, where for years she wrote a local magazine column about the challenges of her transformation.
The lecture is FREE and open to the public, but seating is limited. The lecture will be presented in The Learning Center at the Library. Books will be available for purchase and to autograph following the lecture.