For appearances:
Wade Lucas at Penguin Random House:
walucas@penguinrandomhouse.com

For press Inquires:
Kris Dahl at ICM
KDahl@icmpartners.com

For information about Long Black Veil:
PR@randomhouse
rrokicki@penguinrandomhouse.com

To contact Jenny directly:
jb@jenniferboylan.net

Media

Jenny’s work appears regularly in the New York TimesMedium and many other major news outlets.

Caitlyn Jenner and the Conservative Barbecue
- by Jennifer Boylan

Can Caitlyn Jenner change the Republican party? Or will she be like the pig in the chef’s hat on the…

Susan Faludi and the Mystery of Identity
- by Jennifer Boylan

“I think trans people are heroes,” Jennifer Boylan says. “I would also say that I wouldn’t want to get between anybody and the…

Does this Gender Make Me Look Fat?
- by Jennifer Boylan

A talk at Aspen about trans experience with Fox News’ Kristen Powers.  Listen to the podcast here.  

A 2016 Alphabet: from A to Ziggy
- by Jennifer Boylan

The worst year ever, reviewed alphabetically. (L, Lincoln Chafee! Dude, feel the Chafe!)

The Strangest Christmas Gift, Ever
- by Jennifer Boylan

Why did they come to our door, year after year — bearing sex toys, Jack Daniels, and broken toy soliders? Was it me?…

Really? You’re Blaming Transgender People for Trump?
- by Jennifer Boylan

It was the morning after the election. The bottle of Champagne I’d opened as part of an anticipated victory celebration…

Marijuana Laws Harsh Nation’s Mellow
- by Jennifer Boylan

Perhaps it’s my 1970s adolescence that has left me with the feeling that my use of cannabis is somehow risqué.…

Five Days
- by Jennifer Boylan

Five Days • November 3, 2016 • Pushing thru the market square so many mothers sighing News had just come over,…

The Trump Carousel
- by Jennifer Boylan

As Joni Mitchell once observed, we’re captive on a Carousel of Trump. How Donald seized a beloved New York City landmark…

The Bitch is Back: Older, Wiser, and (Getting) Happier
- by Jennifer Boylan

When Jennifer Finney Boylan is asked, “Don’t you want more, sometimes?” she gently replies: “Well, no one ever wants less.”…

The Normalization of Hate
- by Jennifer Boylan

I know who is responsible for the fear I feel when I hear gunfire. It’s you, Mr. Trump, just as…

Me and Prof. Edward Albee
- by jessica

We were sitting in his loft in TriBeCa, Edward Albee and I, talking about families. Edward and his partner, the…

The Woman Card: Feminism and the 2016 Election
- by Jennifer Boylan

The historic candidacy of Hillary Clinton meets a Supreme Court vacancy and a presumptive Republican nominee with overwhelming unfavorables amongst…

On Being a Transgender American
- by Jennifer Boylan

“I spent the first half of my life being afraid,” says Jennifer Finney Boylan, author of the bestselling memoir of…

Let’s Talk About Sex
- by Jennifer Boylan

Esther Perel’s TED talks about fidelity have been watched more than 13 million times, and her book Mating in Captivity…

Campaigning Pneumonia and the Boogie-Woogie Flu
- by jessica

There was Hillary Clinton, faltering and unsteady. For a moment I wondered if she was going to make it. In…

Lessons From a Life in Two Genders
- by Jennifer Boylan

Twelve years into her marriage with her partner, Jennifer Finney Boylan transitioned to womanhood. In this interview filmed at the…

Back to School
- by jessica

The XY Games: What ‘Gender Testing’ Reveals About the Olympics, and Ourselves.
- by Jennifer Boylan

IN the 1936 Olympic Games, the sprinter Stella Walsh — running for Poland and known as the fastest woman in the world…

Imagining Grace
- by jessica

Deirdre “Grace” Boylan, wife of transgender activist Jennifer Finney Boylan, speaks about change, love, and resilience. Jenny is the writer…

Bring Moral Imagination Back in Style
- by Jennifer Boylan

What my hearing loss is teaching me about the suffering of others.

Donald Trump, You Are Not My Voice
- by jessica

Last night, in his acceptance speech at the Republican convention Donald Trump said he’d fight for LGBTQ Americans, and the…

Conventional Wisdom
- by jessica

Sure, this year’s Republican convention marks a disruption in the space-time continuum. But can it live up to that time…

Why Third Party Candidates Are Like Raccoons in Your Chimney
- by jessica

The thing about third party candidates is that, like love affairs, they are not unlike having raccoons in your chimney.…

Where did the Orlando shooter learn his hate? Hint: It wasn’t from Osama bin Laden.
- by jessica

Donald Trump wasted no time. “Is President Obama going to finally mention the words radical Islamic terrorism? If he doesn’t…

A Woman at the Boys’ Reunion
- by Jennifer Boylan

Do my former classmates accept me as transgender out of compassion or simply loyalty?

A Twist in Her Plot
- by jessica

I arrived at the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins in September 1985, bearing a box of books, a Kaypro word…

Modern Love: The Podcast | ‘Maddy’ Just Might Work After All
- by jessica

In the 13th episode of Modern Love: The Podcast, the transgender activist, author, New York Times Op-Ed writer, Barnard and…

Can’t Decide? Maybe That’s Your Best Choice
- by jessica

ARE Americans having a hard time making up their minds? We can’t decide. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton won the…