Steven Amsterdam


Amsterdam sounds off for The Guardian (On Helping a Friend), Huffington Post Huffington Post (How to Make a Bed, Why I Left, All the Black Swans), The Daily Beast (On Charm), Salon (On Anxious Books)

There’s also this Pushcart-nominated story, Twenty-One Sons, at Five Chapters, This Helplessness in The Monthly and Buckle, in the Virginia Quarterly Review.

Other stories are available in Better than Fiction 1 & 2, Best Australian Stories 2009, Best Australian Stories: A Ten-Year Collection, Emerge: New Australian Writing, Heat 23, Overland 192, Torpedo’s Greatest Hits,Readings and Writings: Forty Years in Books, and Sleepers Almanac 3, 4, and 6.


    • Profile by Linda Morris, Sydney Morning Herald (AUS)
    • Interview with Sarah Kanowski, ABC National, Books and Arts (AUS)
    • Interview with Joe Vaz, Something Wicked (South Africa)
    • Interview by Penny Haw, Business Day (South Africa)
    • Interview by Claire Black, The Scotsman (UK)
    • Interview with Leonard Lopate, The Leonard Lopate Show WNYC (US)
    • The Age Book of the Year The Age (AUS)
    • Interview by Sarah L'Estrange, ABC Radio National Book Show (AUS)
    • Interview by Kevin Rabelais, Readings (AUS)
    • Interview by Angela Meyer, Literaryminded, Crikey (AUS)