About the author
Sarah Browning

Sarah Browning is the co-director of Split This Rock Poetry Festival and an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies. She’s the author of a book of poems, Whiskey in the Garden of Eden, and co-editor of D.C. Poets Against the War: An Anthology. www.splitthisrock.org

Articles by the author

I Am Not Sybrina Fulton

The assumption that white children will be treated respectfully, as we teach them to treat others, is a privilege.

Funding our Future

Slashing federal arts spending would curb our collective imagination.

The Humanity of Poetry

The 500 poets participating in Split This Rock Poetry Festival come from all walks of life and all levels of education and training.

Imagination Crisis

The next time you feel hopeless and full of despair about the future, reach for a poem.