LEFT COAST WRITERS LITERARY SALON: Gary Kamiya, Co-Founder of Salon.com and Author of Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco
Monday, October 7th, 2013 || 7pm
Book Passage-Corte Madera|| 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera ||
Prepare to be edified, amazed and entertained!!
Whether you be interested in writing for or editing magazines, newspapers, online publications, or even starting your own publications, Gary Kamiya has done it all and is here to talk about it, along with his new critically acclaimed book about San Francisco, Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco. Poetic, dramatic and informative …we guarantee, the writing (and Gary) will blow you away.
Before co-founding Salon.com, Gary Kamiya was at the San Francisco Examiner for five years, where he worked with David Talbot as senior editor at the paper’s Sunday magazine, Image. He also served as the paper’s book editor and critic at large, writing critical essays and reviews of books, movies, music, theater and art. Before that he helped found Frisko magazine, where he was senior writer. Kamiya’s writing has appeared in The New York Times Book Review, ArtForum, and Sports Illustrated, among many other publications. He holds an M.A. from U.C. Berkeley, which awarded him its top undergraduate award in English literature, the Mark Schorer Citation, in 1983.