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born Los Angeles, CA | based Brooklyn, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 | NOW, Aronson Gallery (New York, NY)
2017 | Governing Bodies, Aronson Gallery (New York, NY)
2016 | Keywords for Contemporary Photography: Privacy, Space, Voice, Photoville (Brooklyn, NY)
2016 | The Deeply Flawed Human, Court Tree Collective (Brooklyn, NY)

PUBLICATIONS
2018 | "Untitled Motherhood Project" (Notes Magazine, Brooklyn, NY)  
2015 | "He Was An I Am A Sex Addict Addict" (Digging My Own Grave, Factory 25, Brooklyn, NY)
2012 | As It Fell From the Sun (Etherdome Press, Boulder, CO)
2010 | "You Have To Live Somewhere" (Nick and Mary, Don Lennon, New York, NY)
2010 | "Junker Unplugged" (The Writing Disorder)
2008 | "Yestercide" (The Lone Mountain Anthology, Achiote Press, Berkeley, CA)
2008 | "In the City of Lost Perfection" (Ploughshares, #107)
2007 | That Year (Etherdome Press, Boulder, CO)
2007 | "Aperture," "Prologue to Heartbreak," "Winter Landscape" (The Big Ugly Review, #6)
2006 | "My Cousin's Wedding," "Prologue to Illumination" (POOL, Vol. 5)
2005 | "My Dirty Heart" (Five Fingers Review, #22)
2005 | "Sheltering," "Topologies," "Spicer Variations" (Twenty Six, Issue D)
2005 | "That Year" (ZYZZYVA, Vol. 73)
2004 | "A New Motion in Darkness" (McSweeney's Internet Tendency)
2003 | "Three Blocks from the Ocean" (BARK, #25)
2003 | "Nutrients," "Anniversary," "Arrival" (Pomona Valley Review, #2)

INTERVIEWS & PRESS
2017 | James, Rachel, "The Show About The Show About The Show" (The Organist/KCRW)
2013 | Sims, Laura, "Brooklyn + Poets + Moms" (Harriet, Poetry Foundation)
2012 | Levaton, Ben, "A Conversation with Amanda Field" (Chicago Quarterly Review, Vol. 14)
2006 | Gerhard, Susan, "The Extraordinary Ordinary in the Lives of Caveh Zahedi & Amanda Field" (Indiewire)

EDITORAL 
2017-2018 | Editor, Notes Magazine (Brooklyn, NY)
2011-2013 | Poetry Editor, Chicago Quarterly Review (Chicago, IL)
2000-2007 | Managing Editor, ZYZZYVA: the journal of West Coast writers & artists (San Francisco, CA) 

TEACHING 
2017 | Parsons School of Design, The New School (New York, NY)
2007 | California College of the Arts (San Francisco, CA)
2006 | San Jose State University (San Jose, CA)
2004-2009 | Chabot College (Hayward, CA)
2003-2004 | University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
1997-1998 | Brandeis University (Waltham, MA)

PUBLIC ENGAGEMENTS
2008 Judge, Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Award (San Francisco, CA) 2007 Panelist, "The Business of Writing," Stanford Continuing Education (Stanford, CA), Panelist, Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference (Atlanta, GA), Judge, Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Award (San Francisco, CA) 2006 Judge, Poetry Out Loud (Berkeley, CA) 2005 Visiting Poet, Structured Liberal Education Program, Stanford University (Stanford, CA) 2004 Panelist, "From Acorns to Books," San Francisco Writers Conference (San Francisco, CA)

PUBLIC READINGS
2012 Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference (Chicago, IL) 2007 American Academy in Rome (Rome, Italy), Evelyn Street Reading Series (Albany, CA), Canessa Gallery Reading Series (San Francisco, CA), 111 Minna (San Francisco, CA), Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference (Atlanta, GA), Books by the Bay (San Francisco, CA) 2006 Readings in the 510 (Hayward, CA), Bernal Yoga Reading Series (San Francisco, CA), World Youth Alliance 2005 United Nations Lobby (New York, NY), Canessa Gallery Reading Series (San Francisco, CA) 2004 LitQuake (San Francisco, CA), Deakin Street Poetry Series (Berkeley, CA), The Poetry Center 50/50 Festival (San Francisco, CA), Books by the Bay (San Francisco, CA) 2002 Diesel Bookstore (Berkeley, CA)

EDUCATION
2018 MFA, Photography, Parsons School of Design, The New School (New York, NY)
2005 | MFA, Writing, University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
1998 | Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, Fine Art, Brandeis University (Waltham, MA) 
1996 | BA, English, Amherst College (Amherst, MA)