The One Mic Creative Ecosystem presents this performance in partnership with Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2014, which invites poets, writers, activists, and dreamers to Washington, DC for four days of poetry, community building, and creative transformation. Participants include Joy Harjo, Gayle Danley, three members of the DC Youth Slam Team, and Split This Rock staffers Sarah Browning, Pages Matam, Jonathan B. Tucker, Alisha Gregory, and Camisha Jones. Part of One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide.
The team performs slam poetry focusing on issues of social justice and highlighting the writing, performance, and public speaking skills of teens from all over the D.C. area. Tickets will be distributed in the States Gallery at approximately 5:30pm. 2 tickets per person.