Toshiya Kamei


Toshiya Kamei’s short fiction has appeared in magazines such as Daily Science FictionFrozen Wavelets, and SmokeLong en Español, as well as various indie anthologies. His translations have appeared in Clarkesworld, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, and Strange Horizons. 



Translations included in The Insignia Series anthologies:

‘Hero’ by Giulia Moon & Toshiya Kamei (Insignia: Asian Flash Fiction & Poetry)

‘King Anisika’ by Tetsuya Sato & Toshiya Kamei (Insignia: Castles & Kimono)

Translations & original work in the Insignia Drabbles anthologies:

Japanese Fantasy Drabbles (Insignia Drabbles Vol.1.)

Southeast Asian Fantasy Drabbles (Insignia Drabbles Vol.2.)

Mythical Creatures of Asia (Insignia Drabbles Vol.3.)

Mythical Beings of Asia (Insignia Drabbles Vol.4.)

Work in the Insignia: Best Asian Speculative Fiction series:

Insignia 2020: Best Asian Speculative Fiction,

Insignia 2021: Best Asian Speculative Fiction


Posts on this blog:

‘Queen of Kaidan’: a write-up on Japanese horror micro-fiction and discussion of Umiyuri Katsuyama’s work, written by Toshiya Kamei. 

Horror Matsuri #2: ‘One Last Splash’ by Umiyuri Katsuyama (translated by Toshiya Kamei)

Excerpt: ‘King Anisika’ by Tetsuya Sato & Toshiya Kamei (Castles & Kimono)

Excerpt: ‘Road to Potolaka’ by Juan Takai & Toshiya Kamei (Insignia 2020: Best Asian Speculative Fiction)

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