Gay and Undocumented: Dagoberto Bailón's Transformation into Melissa

Gay and Undocumented: Dagoberto Bailón's Transformation into Melissa

Dagoberto Bailón was born in Mexico and at just six years old he took a seven-hour walk to get to Arizona. Bailón is the chair of Arizona's Queer Undocumented Immigrant Project (QUIP). QUIP aids in bridging the gap between the undocumented and queer communities. New Times recently got an opportunity to photograph BBail&http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/2014-02-20/news/gay-and-undocumented-coming-out-twice/oacute;n transform from Dago into Melissa. Read the full story about Dagoberto Bailón here.

Photos by Andrew Pielage


Dagoberto Bailón was born in Mexico and at just six years old he took a seven-hour walk to get to Arizona. Bailón is the chair of Arizona's Queer Undocumented Immigrant Project (QUIP). QUIP aids in bridging the gap between the undocumented and queer communities. New Times recently got an opportunity to photograph BBail&http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/2014-02-20/news/gay-and-undocumented-coming-out-twice/oacute;n transform from Dago into Melissa. Read the full story about Dagoberto Bailón here.

Photos by Andrew Pielage
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