Sam Vincent

Sam Vincent

Sam Vincent’s first book, Blood and Guts: Dispatches from the Whale Wars (Black Inc., 2014) was longlisted for the 2015 Walkley Book Award, shortlisted for the 2015 Nib Waverly Library Award for Literature and shortlisted for the 2015 ACT Book of the Year Award. The book developed from his story ‘Harpooned’, which was published in Griffith Review 37: Small World. His writing has been published in the Sydney Morning Herald, the Age, the Saturday Paper, Griffith Review, the Monthly, the Australian and Monocle. He lives in Canberra.


Peasant dreaming

MemoirWHEN WE WERE kids, my sisters and I weren’t allowed to watch TV during dinner. The risk of seeing John Howard was too much for my parents to bear. In the months after he became prime minister, Mum and...


ReportageAYUKAWA WAS PUT on the map when it was wiped off it. A little-known hamlet of rusting hulks and geriatrics, its location on the south-eastern tip of Honshu's Oshika Peninsula gave it the grim honour of being the closest...

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