Surpassing Certainty: What My Twenties Taught Me traces Janet’s journey of growing into adulthood and experiencing all the growing pains – falling in and out of love for the first time, living away from home, and working towards a career in the highly competitive world of New York magazine publishing.
JANET MOCK is a trailblazing storyteller.
She has published two bestselling memoirs about her journey as a trans woman.
She has written and directed for POSE (FX), THE POLITICIAN (Netflix) and HOLLYWOOD (Netflix).
She’s been nominated for a Golden Globe and Emmy, and won a Peabody and AFI Award.
She starred in a fashion campaign for Valentino.
She’s been interviewed by Oprah, Ellen and Wendy.
She recently made history with her landmark deal with Netflix.
She hails from Hawaii and resides in New York and Los Angeles.
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More is Janet’s coming-of-age story celebrating the perils and pleasures of her unconventional girlhood in Honolulu, Dallas and Oakland. It’s the first memoir from a young trans woman and debuted on the New York Times bestsellers list!
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LEARN MORE ABOUT JANET
Janet grew up in Hawaii, where she was raised by a single mother and alongside her best friend transitioned through the halls of her high school.
Find out when Janet will be in your area and join her at one of her upcoming talks and book signings.
IN THE PRESS
She’s chatted with Oprah, Ellen and Wendy, fronted a Valentino campaign and covered Entertainment Weekly and OUT magazines.
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