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The Women’s House of Detention: A Queer History of a Forgotten Prison

July 12, 2022 | 6:30PM - 7:30PM

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Join NYC LGBT Historic Sites project manager Amanda Davis at Jefferson Market Library on Thursday, July 14, part of a week of in-person festivities organized by the New York Public Library: The Jefferson Market Jubilee.

Amanda will appear with author Hugh Ryan for a discussion on the Women’s House of Detention, the former occupant of today’s Jefferson Market Garden and subject of Ryan’s latest book: The Women’s House of Detention: A Queer History of a Forgotten Prison.