Author Archives: Day Eight

Jenn Koiter Reading from So Much of Everything

2021 DC Poet Project winner Jenn Koiter is available to read from her book, So Much of Everything, published by Day Eight October, 2021. Several readings are scheduled and a few have already occurred. Read the Washington City Paper review of So Much of Everything published December 2. September 21 Jenn was featured in conversation […]

Day Eight to Publish Diaspora Café: D.C., an AfroLatinX Poetry Anthology

Day Eight is partnering with the Mariposa Retreat on a new poetry anthology, Diaspora Cafe: D.C., to be edited by Jeffrey ‘Big Homey’ Banks and Maritza Rivera. “I recently read an article about Puerto Rico that included the Taino and Spanish influence on the island and its people but made no mention of its African […]

November 2021 Community Celebration

Thanks to all who attended our Community Celebration on Saturday, November 13 in the Union Market neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The Day Eight community of artists, writers, journalists, and poets enjoyed wine and cheese as we celebrated our poetry in the schools poets and educators; book authors; arts writing fellows; faculty in our journalism education […]