PERRY MIYAKE (author of novel 21st Century Manzanar) is the author of the plays What the Enemy Looks Like, Visitors from Nagasaki, Interracial Relations and Doughball.  Miyake has worked with East West Players (1980 Rockefeller Foundation Playwright-In-Residence, 2000 "Made In America" Award for body of work), Seattle Group Theater and the comedy group Cold Tofu.  A second-generation graduate of Venice High School, he still lives in his old neighborhood (Venice/Mar Vista/LA66) with his wife and dogs in Los Angeles.

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