Charles SanchezContributing Editor
Charles Sanchez is an openly gay, openly poz writer/director/actor living in New York City. He has written for WritingRaw.com and HuffPost's Queer Voices. As a performer, musical director, and director, he has worked in venues ranging from Lincoln Center and off-Broadway to dinner theater in Arkansas. His award-winning musical comedy web series, Merce, is about an HIV-positive guy living in New York who isn't sad, sick, or dying.
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Charles Sanchez chats and wisecracks with the award-winning writer and HIV activist Mark S. King.
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Zooming in on new technology, these New Yorkers battle an old problem.