Queer News

Black, Transgender and Disabled Model Landed Her First Major Magazine Cover

Aaron Philip, the first black, transgender and disabled model to sign for a leading agency, has achieved another trailblazing feat: her first major magazine cover.

Philip, who was born with cerebral palsy, is on the cover of Paper magazine for the first of its seven covers this week honoring Pride. The 18-year-old made history when she joined the renowned Elite Model Management in September 2018.

Read more at CNN.com


Read PAPER article here www.papermag.com

Photography: Myles Loftin