Lunchtime Music on the Mall to Feature Split This Rock Poets Jonathan Tucker and Sarah Browning, Today
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) welcomes poets from Split This Rock for a Lunchtime Music on the Mall performance today, Tuesday, July 21, 2015, from noon – 1:00 p.m. on the National Mall, at 7th Street and Jefferson Drive SW. Split This Rock is a District of Columbia-based organization devoted to poetry and promoting social justice. Sarah Browning is co-founder and Executive Director of Split This Rock. She is an Associate Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies. Jonathan B. Tucker is Split This Rock's Youth Programs Coordinator. He lives and works in D.C., melding art and activism with his work as a performer and educator.
Lunchtime Music on the Mall is produced by a partnership of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, the District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities, the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation, and the National Park Service, in conjunction with Norton’s office.