Lydia Kiesling

India Downes-Le Guin

Lydia Kiesling is the author of The Golden State and the forthcoming novel Mobility (August 2023). A 2018 National Book Foundation “5 under 35” honoree, her writing has appeared at outlets including The Cut, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker online, The Guardian, and Slate. She lives in Portland with her family.