Elaine Welteroth is an award-winning journalist, author, and judge on the new Project Runway. She was most recently editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue where she in 2017 became the youngest person ever appointed editor-in-chief and in 2012 had been the first African American ever to hold the post of beauty and health director at a Condé Nast publication. Prior to Teen Vogue, she was the senior beauty editor at Glamour and the beauty and style editor at Ebony. She’s now a leading expert and advocate for the next generation of change-makers. She has written for the hit show Grown-ish and has appeared on-camera for a range of media outlets including ABC News and Netflix. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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about the book
IN THIS PART-MANIFESTO, PART-MEMOIR, THE AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST AND REVOLUTIONARY EDITOR WHO INFUSED SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS INTO THE PAGES OF TEEN VOGUE EXPLORES WHAT IT MEANS TO COME INTO YOUR OWN—ON YOUR OWN TERMS