Lucia Tang

lucia tang

Lives In

Minneapolis, MN


  • Yale University
  • UC Berkeley


Lucia Tang is an essayist, critic, and occasional reporter covering topics ranging from beauty to women's artistic gymnastics. Since 2019, her work has appeared in Electric Literature, FanSided, JSTOR Daily, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, among other places. She started contributing to Byrdie in 2020.


Lucia holds a BA in East Asian Studies from Yale University and an MA in History from UC Berkeley.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.