Lakshmi covers ancient history, South Asian experiences, and the intersection of race and the occult. Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org for assignments, quotes, and portfolio samples.
Magic Is for Everyone: Meet Some of the Artists Bringing Racial Diversity to Tarot, Catapult, August 2017
Revealing the Unwritten Obstacles Faced by Academics of Color, Literary Hub, May 2017
Brown Girls is the Show About Women, Friendship and Love You've Been Waiting For, Jezebel, Feb. 2017
The Ancients Used Hyena's Foot for Childbirth—And Identified Copper As a Contraceptive, Atlas Obscura, Nov. 2016
'Go and Reclaim Your Tools': Meet the Woman Behind Black Witch University, Broadly, Oct. 2016
White People: I Don't Have Time For This, Medium, September 2016
Avant-garde Pioneer Pamela Z Brings her Otherworldly Vocal Manipulations to Constellation, Chicago Reader, Sept. 2016
A Ghost Hunter Describes Her Most Memorable Sightings, Broadly, June 2016
Improvising Life: Tomeka Reid, Cacophony, June 2016
Meet a Master Tarot Card Designer from Milan, Italy, Birthplace of Tarot, Atlas Obscura, December 2015
"Mobilities in the Roman Empire: Women, Slaves, and Freedpeople." In A Cultural History of Western Empires, ed. Carlos Noreña. Bloomsbury UK, 2018 (forthcoming in print).
“One and Many: Associations of Roman Citizens in Greece.” In Social Dynamics under Roman Rule. Mobility and Status Change in the Provinces of Achaia and Macedonia, Proceedings of a Conference Held in Athens, May 30th-31st 2014, MELETEMATA 74, ed. A.D. Rizakis, F. Camia, S. Zoumbaki, 407-425, 2018 (forthcoming in print).