Interview of Josephine Perez

Josephine Perez is a trans* advocate who emphasizes a need for better law enforcement protections for transgender women. Josephine experienced sexual violence on multiple occasions and became a sex worker at an early age. She hopes that her work advocating for the trans* community will help to prevent others from similar experiences in the future.

Date of Interview:

November 18, 2021

Location of Interview:

Anna Keyes's Apt in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Place of birth:

Manhattan, NYC



Interviewed by

Anna Keyes