Sierra Stories at the California Historical Society in San Francisco

Thursday Sep 11 2014   6:00 PM
California Historical Society  678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA  map

Gary Noy, author of Sierra Stories, will give a presentation and sign copies of his book as a Ten Lions Talk. Doors open at 5:45 p.m., Program begins at 6:15 p.m.

Free for CHS and Heyday members, $5 General Admission; for more information and to RSVP visit

Gary Noy

A Sierra Nevada native and current resident, Gary Noy taught history at Sierra College from 1987 until 2012. He founded the Sierra College Center for Sierra Nevada Studies and served as its director until his retirement. His previous titles include Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues (Heyday, 2014), which won the Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction from the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology (Heyday, 2010), which he coedited, and Distant Horizon: Documents from the 19th Century American West (University of Nebraska Press, 1999). Visit his website at