George Emilio Sanchez is a writer, performance artist and social justice activist. He is currently developing a new solo performance work titled, “XIV” that melds his autobiography with a landmark California court case in 1946 regarding the constitutionality of segregated schools. “XIV” will premiere in June 2019 at Dixon Place. He is also a Social Practice Artist-in-Resident at Abrons Arts Center. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship to Peru and two fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts.