Cover Photo: A pair of brown suede knee-high boots, crossed at the legs by the wearer; they appear almost as if they are about to run
Photograph by Arnel Hasanovic/Unsplash

Notes From a White-Passing Asian

Can you ever escape your complicity when you can't escape your own skin?

Meredith Talusan is the author of Fairest: A Memoir from Viking/Penguin Random House, a 2020 Lambda Literary Award Finalist, and the founding executive editor of them., Condé Nast's LGBTQ+ digital platform, where she is currently contributing editor.