Anshuman Iddamsetty is an essayist and podcast producer.
He is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist for his essays "Swole Without a Goal" (Personal Journalism, 2015) and "The Year in Thickness" (Essay, 2014), and won the Gold Medal as art director and audiovisual producer of Hazlitt (Magazine Website of the Year, 2014).
Anshuman is represented by Martha Webb of CookeMcDermid. His writing can be found in Best Canadian Sports Writing (ECW Press, 2017), HILOBROW, WebSafe2k16, Hazlitt, and The National Post.
He writes about the fat body.
Previously, he was an art director and audiovisual producer for Penguin Random House Canada. Before that, a radio producer at the CBC and recipient of the 2007 CBC Radio Peter Gzowski Internship. He presently works for Shopify.Selected WorksBest Canadian Sports Writing 🆕Cavern of Secrets #19: Namugenyi Kiwanuka Grok My Enthusiasm: The Full Body Project #CC0033 Cavern of Secrets #2: Carrie Brownstein Cavern of Secrets #1: Tavi Gevinson Swole Without a Goal 🏅Notable Mugs: Gabourey SidibeThe Arcade #47: Conrad Black The Year in Thickness 🏅The Arcade #44: William Gibson The Arcade #37: Ben Lerner Descending Bear, Centaur StyleThe Year in Robotic Seduction
Photography by Yuli Scheidt.
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