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Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox coming to St. Louis Tuesday

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Laverne Cox arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, March 11, 2018, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP) Laverne Cox arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, March 11, 2018, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Laverne Cox, a star of the hit Netflix original show Orange is the New Black, is coming to St. Louis Tuesday.

Cox will be speaking tonight at Webster University. Her lecture, titled "Ain't I a Woman," starts at 7 p.m. in the Grant Gymnasium.

Cox is an LGBTQ rights advocate and part of her lecture will focus on her journey of becoming a transgender woman.

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