First, Bruce Jenner announces he identifies as a woman; now, transgender model makes Vogue magazine history.
The next transition that will set a up a divisive conversation will be the transgender curiosity. What will be your stance? What will you do, or say if someone close to you says that they feel they are comfortable with being a boy or girl, or man or women? How do you accept or disdain body dysmorphia? This may be a turning point in our society….
Andrej Pejic has made history by becoming the first transgender model to be the subject of a Vogue profile.
In the interview, the 23-year-old Serbian model opens up about the difficulties of her transition, revealing she didn’t think she fitted in as a child.
She says, “Society doesn’t tell you that you can be trans. I thought about being gay, but it didn’t fit… I thought, ‘Maybe this is just something you like to imagine sometimes. Try to be a boy and try to be normal’.” Pejic has already taken the fashion world by storm, walking runways in both men’s and women’s shows for designers like Marc Jacobs and Jean Paul Gaultier.
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