Timothy DuWhite is a Brooklyn-based writer, poet, playwright, and performance artist who addresses issues like HIV, racism, and queerness in his work. He has performed at the Apollo Theater, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Bowery Poetry Club, Dixon Place, La Mama, and Issue Project Room, and his writing can be found in The Rumpus, The Root, Black Youth Project, The Grio, and elsewhere. He is the program director at New York Writers Coalition and has facilitated workshops at Urban Word, the Queer Detainee Empowerment Project, Housing Works, and Rikers Island. He is currently at work on a one-man play at Dixon Place, where he is in residence.
Currently the program director at New York Writers Coalition, DuWhite lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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