UpFront PM

UpFront PM – September 29, 2021

San Francisco Chinatown. Image: Matt Weng via Unsplash

On today’s show:

Gary Kamiya, co-founder of salon.com, history columnist at the SF
Chronicle joins us to discuss his latest book, Spirits of San Francisco: Voyages through the Unknown City.

Fund Drive PremiumPledge $100 and receive a copy of Gary Kamiya’s Spirits of San Francisco as a gift from us. Pledge $350 to KPFA and join Gary Kamiya aboard Tideline Tours for a 90 minute history tour. The boat embarks from the SF Ferry Building on Saturday, November 6th, at 11 AM. The boat ride comes includes a signed copy of Gary Kamiya’s Spirits of San Francisco.


We discuss landscaping for caterpillars with Douglas Tallamy, professor of Entomology and Wildlife ecology at the University of Delaware and co-founder of the Homegrown National Park movement. His latest book is Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach fo Conservation the Starts in Your Yard.

Fund Drive Premium – Douglas Tallamy’s, Nature’s Best Hope is yours for a pledge of $150 to KPFA.


Image: “San Francisco Chinatown” courtesy of Matt Weng via Unsplash


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