Lexi Pandell is a writer from Oakland, California.
Her non-fiction work has been published by The Atlantic, The New York Times, WIRED, The New Republic, Condé Nast Traveler, GQ, Playboy, AARP, Creative Nonfiction, and many others. Her short fiction has been published by Otherwheres and is forthcoming in Berkeley Noir from Akashic Books.
She is an alumna of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and was recently awarded the Wellstone Center’s Emerging Writer Residency for her novel-in-progress. She also hosts Desert Salon, an annual writing retreat in Joshua Tree, California.