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2016 Split This Rock Poetry Festival

Every two years poets, activists, and dreamers gather in our nation’s capital for four days of readings, workshops, discussions, youth voices & activism. Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2016 will take place April 14-17, 2016. 

Our 2016 featured poets will include:

Jan Beatty

Nikky Finney

Ross Gay

Juan Felipe Herrera

and Linda Hogan


To read about how we select featured poets for our festivals, click here.

More information to come!