Gary Kamiya

Fall 2018

Gary K headshot

Gary Kamiya is the author of the bestselling book Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco, which was awarded the 2013 Northern California Book Award in creative nonfiction. His first book was the critically acclaimed Shadow Knights: The Secret War Against Hitler. He was a founder and longtime executive editor of the pioneering web site and the former executive editor of San Francisco Magazine. His work has appeared in the New York Times Book Review, Sports Illustrated, ArtForum, Mother Jones, Sierraand many other publications. His history column, “Portals of the Past,” appears every other Saturday in the San Francisco Chronicle.


October 17, 7pm – Reading and Conversation with Michael Johns, Hammer Theatre


All events are open to the public and wheelchair accessible.