2019 Poet Project winner Kevin Wiggins in The Washington Blade and Bidwell Hollow

Kevin Wiggins (Photo by Danny Sax for Brink Media)

2019 DC Poet Project winner Kevin Wiggins was interviewed by The Washington Blade and Bidwell Hollow about his new book, Port of Exit, published October 15, 2019. Read the full interviews on The Washington Blade and Bidwell Hollow and excerpts below. From the Blade: Kevin Wiggins started writing poetry at age 6 and credits his […]

Day Eight celebrates at book launch event

Thanks to hosts Karin Strydom and Steven Spurlock, and the Day Eight board of directors, the organization held a celebratory book launch for Kevin Wiggins’ Port of Exit Friday October 25th. Below some images from the festivities, and thanks to all who attended. Download or read an excerpt from the page for Port of Exit […]

Register for the 2019 Arts Journalism conference

Registration is live for Day Eight’s second annual arts journalism conference – to be taken to the eventbrite page to register click here. Connect with other attendees on Facebook by rsvp’ing to the event here. 2019 Arts Writing Conference featuring workshops with Philip Kennicott, Peggy McGlone, and Kayla Randall Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 1:00 […]