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Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM EDT
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George Washington University Cloyd Heck Marvin Ctr, Continental Ballroom

800 21st Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

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Split This Rock Social Change Book Fair | Saturday, March 28, 2020 | 10 am-3:30 pm

The 2020 Social Change Book Fair will take place on Saturday, March 28, the busiest day of Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2020 in Washington, DC. We welcome publishers, indie & local presses, literary journals and organizations, university programs (grad and undergrad), social justice organizations, and other groups working at the intersections of culture and social change to exhibit at the book fair. Attendees are national and local, and we welcome national and local exhibitors! We expect over 700 poets and activists to attend the Poetry Festival from all over the country. The Book Fair is free and open to the public, including the entire George Washington University campus and DC area residents. Join us on March 28, 10 am - 3:30 pm in the Continental Ballroom of George Washington University's Cloyd Heck Marvin Center!

Collage featuring images from the 2016 Split This Rock Festival Book fair. Image taken by Tyler Grigsby.


  • $150 - Full Table at the Poetry Festival Book Fair AND One (1) one-day pass for the Poetry Festival
  • $100 - Full Table at the Poetry Festival Book Fair
  • $50 - Half Table at the Poetry Festival Book Fair
  • $25 - Half Table at the Poetry Festival Book Fair - Non Profit Rate for organizations with annual budget below $500,000

Space is limited. Register today!

Exhibitors interested in purchasing additional passes or program book ads are encouraged to consider one of our Advertiser or Sponsor Packages. An overview of Sponsor Packages is available at Split This Rock's website. Contact Camisha Jones at camisha@splitthisrock.org for additional information. 

We look forward to welcoming you to DC!

For more info on Split This Rock and the Poetry Festival, visit www.splitthisrock.org.

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Split This Rock cultivates, teaches, and celebrates poetry that bears witness to injustice and provokes social change.