Elena Goukassian is an arts Writer based in Brooklyn.

Elena writes about art, theater, books, music, film, architecture, and dance. She's also a huge fan of digging through archives and uncovering unusual histories.

Elena's pieces have appeared in Artsy, The Nation, Lapham’s Quarterly, Hyperallergic, and The Washington Post, among other publications.

 

 

England paved the way for our postal service — and the proof is on display (Washington Post Express)

England paved the way for our postal service — and the proof is on display (Washington Post Express)

Best of D.C. 2016: Your favorite bars and places to drink in Washington (Washington Post Express)

Best of D.C. 2016: Your favorite bars and places to drink in Washington (Washington Post Express)

A Guide To The South Asian Music And Dance At The Dakshina Festival (DCist)

A Guide To The South Asian Music And Dance At The Dakshina Festival (DCist)