Lakshmi Gandhi is a multimedia journalist and writer based in New York City. She began blogging in 2007 while taking an Intro to Interactive Reporting class at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and has been posting regularly ever since. In 2010, Lakshmi became a contributing blogger at Sepia Mutiny, the largest South Asian American blog in the country. Notable posts include interviews with the actor Kal Penn and former American Idol contestant Sanjaya Malakar.

Her work has also appeared on the Huffington Post,,,,, and MTV Desi. She received her BA in history from Bryn Mawr College and is a longtime member of the South Asian Journalists Association.

You can reach Lakshmi at or on Twitter @LakshmiGandhi.

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