I am the editor of The Millions, where I have been writing reviews, essays, and the semi-regular Modern Library Revue since 2009. My writing has appeared at a variety of outlets including The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker Page-Turner, The Guardian, and Slate, and was recognized in Best American Essays 2016. My novel, The Golden State, is forthcoming from Farrar, Straus, and Giroux's MCD imprint. You can reach me via email at lydia@themillions.com.


Recent Work
Public Diplomacy under Trump - The New York Times Magazine
Watch Again - Real Life Magazine
Letter of Recommendation: Marshall Hodgson - The New York Times Magazine
Workplace Fiction by Women - The New Yorker's Page-Turner
The Dress that Made me Believe I Belonged - New York Magazine's The Cut
San Francisco Real EstateThe Millions
Review: Submission by Michel Houellebecq - Slate
Letter of Recommendation: Uzbek - The New York Times Magazine