Juliany Taveras is a Dominican-American writer, photographer, and theatermaker from Brooklyn. Their playwriting has been nationally recognized (The Kilroys List 2016, 50 Playwrights Project List 2018) and their images/poetry have been published online and in print. Their plays have been developed and/or staged with Corkscrew Theater Festival, Manhattan Rep, The Bechdel Group, WOW Café Theatre, Greenhouse Theater Center, and Unbound Theatre Company, among others. Juliany is a graduate of Vassar College and the St. Joseph’s College Writer’s Foundry, and currently works as a teaching artist with NYC youth while continuing to develop work that navigates bodies in diaspora. julianytaveras.com.