Mayumi Tsutakawa is a freelance arts writer in Seattle. She has co-edited several multicultural literary anthologies, including The Forbidden Stitch: Asian American Women's Literary Anthology (Calyx Books) which received the Before Columbus Foundation’s American Book Award. She edited They Painted from their Hearts (Wing Luke Asian Museum) and also Edge Walking on the Western Rim, (Sasquatch Books).
Mayumi is a presenter with the Humanities Washington Speaker’s Bureau and focuses on immigrant stories and political challenges faced by Japanese Americans in Washington State.
by Mayumi Tsutakawa