An Interview With Alek Wek

Photo: Steven Meisel

Photo: Steven Meisel

South Sudanese Supermodel Alek Wek, talks about her start in the modelling industry, the ups and downs of her career, diversity, and how she has always remembered to stay confident. 

 "A Black woman is not ‘a type’. I never had any interest in those jobs that asked for only Black girls. What the hell is that? Would you be comfortable saying you wanted only white girls, or Latin? Are you kidding me? It’s baffling.”

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