Tuesday, January 15, 2008
Split This Rock Registration Opens – Register Today and Save!
We are pleased to announce that registration for Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness, is now open. Register online at: http://splitthisrock.org/registration.html
Register by March 10 and save. Before March 10, registration will be $75 and $40 for students. After March 10, the fee will rise to $85, and $50 for students. Your registration fee will include admission to all festival activities including readings, workshops, panels, receptions, film screenings, and open mics. Walking tours of literary DC are also included, but you must sign up when you register. Each tour is limited to 25, first come, first served.
Please consider an additional gift to help others attend. Split This Rock is a grassroots event and we need everyone’s support to make it a success. We have sponsorship levels to fit every budget. See details and give a gift here: http://splitthisrock.org/donate.html.
Scholarships are available. Guidelines for application can be found online at: http://splitthisrock.org/registration.html
We are committed to making the festival accessible to all. Festival sites will be wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you will need additional accommodation. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-787-5210.
SpaceShare – Split Your Car, Split Your Room, Go Green – Thanks to the generous partnership of SpaceShare, you can find a hotel roommate or a home stay arrangement, share space in your car, find a ride, or offer a room in your home. Just go to www.spaceshare.com/splitthisrock/ to sign up.
Finally, don’t forget – you can still send poems to the Split This Rock Poetry Contest. Just get them in the mail today! Guidelines available at: http://splitthisrock.org/contests.html.
Register today! We look forward to seeing you in March at Split This Rock, the historic gathering of activist poets.
For peace in ’08,
Sarah Browning and the Coordinating Committee of Split This Rock