Miwa Susuda (b. Tokyo, JP) is a publisher and photobook consultant at Dashwood Books for over 16 years. She has appeared at galleries, art fairs and museums worldwide, including Photo book Workshop at Penumbra Foundation (2021), Vertical Assembly with Lesley A. Martin (2020), CONTACT Photo 2019 with Sarah Allen (2019), Tokyo Art Book Fair at The Museum
of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (2019), Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2019), Twelvebooks 4th Photobook Symposium, Tokyo (2018), Toronto Library Project (2018), Photo-bookworks Symposium at the Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester (2016), and an Artist Talk with contemporary Japanese photographers
at Casemore Kirkeby, San Francisco (2016). Books from her publishing imprint, Session Press, have received numerous prestigious prizes and nominations, including Red Flower by Mao Ishikawa (Session 09), shortlisted for best book at the 2017 Fotobookfestival Kassel, shortlisted for Historical Book Award at
Les Prix Du Livre FR 2017, and winner of the 2017 Best Book of the Year by Liberation, Paris; Taratine by Daisuke Yokota, (Session 07), winner of the 2016 Paul Hof Award and shortlisted for best book of 2016 by Aperture/Paris; and Bible and Dildo by Momo Okabe (Session 02 and 05), winners of the 2015 Paul Hof Award.