Eden Arielle Gordon

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New York, NY
Barnard College Of Columbia University
Eco-Tourism, Road Trips, Off-the-Beaten-Path Adventures
  • Eden is a passionate lover of travel and nature, and her work in travel writing for Atlas Obscura, Untapped Cities, and other sites has inspired her to dive deeper and deeper into the stories and histories of the world's most magical places.
  • Eden spent two years researching the history of female Beat poets for a musical she wrote, and her love of poets, writers, artists, and their favorite haunts and secret pastimes knows no bounds.
  • Eden has extensive experience writing about arts, nature, and culture, and has interviewed a wide range of artists, scientists, and activists over the years. She is also the creator of a podcast about the intersection of the arts, spirituality, and social change.


Eden Arielle Gordon is a writer and editor with over four years of professional editorial experience. She has worked as an assistant editor for Vox Media's POPSUGAR, and has also written for Slate, Atlas Obscura, Lilith Magazine, and Untapped Cities, among many other publications. She is also a singer-songwriter, composer, and climate activist, and has worked as the manager of the writing team for Sunrise Movement NYC. She also runs her own travel blog, and has chronicled her solo cross-country road trip and many other journeys there so far.


Eden Arielle Gordon received her BA in English and Creative Writing from Barnard College of Columbia University, graduating magna cum laude in 2019. While at Barnard, she studied writing, philosophy, and critical theory at Columbia University, and completed a thesis about the art and impossibility of telling stories about refugee crises.
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