Keli Goff, Journalist and Fiction Writer

Keli Goff is an internationally recognized multi-platform journalist and fiction writer best known for documenting the intersections of politics, pop culture, race and gender in America.


As a journalist, her work has appeared in some of the world’s leading publications, including the magazines Time, Cosmopolitan and Essence, and the web editions of The New York Times, The Guardian, The Atlantic, Elle Magazine, New York Magazine and Glamour Magazine to name a few. Currently a Columnist for The Daily Beast, Keli previously served as a contributor to The Washington Post blog “She the People,” The Huffington Post and the online magazine The Root.


Keli’s columns have sparked national conversations in a variety of media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, and NBC’s “Meet the Press.” She has appeared on more than 100 television and radio programs providing political analysis and cultural criticism on the networks CBS, MSNBC, NPR, FOX, BET, the BBC and many others. During the 2016 presidential election she hosted “Political Party with Keli Goff,” a series of specials featuring interviews with politicians, media personalities and artists about the issues shaping the 2016 presidential election for NPR affiliate WNYC.