Marvin K. White

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

Marvin K. White is the minister of celebration at Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco, and a recent Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Equity Fellow (2016–17). He is the author of four collections of poetry: Our Name Be Witness, Status, and the Lammy-nominated collections last rights and nothin’ ugly fly. He is a former member of the critically acclaimed theater troupe The Pomo Afro Homos.