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Netflix actress to speak at Purdue

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Posted: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 1:40 pm

"Orange is the New Black" fans, brace yourselves. 

According to a press release, Purdue's LGBTQ center, and a number of campus organizations, is hosting actress Laverne Cox, who portrays the transgendered inmate Sophia Burset, on March 26. 

The 7 p.m. talk, "Laverne Cox – Ain't I a Woman: My Journey to Womanhood," is in Loeb Playhouse. It is free and open to the public.

The lecture is one in a series hosted by the center for its Distinguished Lecture Series. 

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