Poetry and Birding April 16 with American Bird Conservancy in Rock Creek Park

Day Eight and the American Bird Conservancy (ABC) invite DC residents to attend a free workshop that will bring together the experience of observing birds in nature and poetry, Sunday, April 16 from 9:30-11:30am. At the event poets Taylor Johnson, REIL, and Alberto Roblest will share new, bird-inspired poems and then attendees will be given […]

Silent Tenants / Inquilinos Mudos by Alberto Roblest with translations by Maritza Rivera forthcoming from Day Eight

Day Eight is proud to announce forthcoming release of the poetry book Silent Tenants / Inquilinos Mudos by Alberto Roblest. The book will be published May 15, 2023 in Spanish and with English language translations by Maritza Rivera. For advanced copies of the book, to schedule readings, or to interview the authors, email admin <at> […]

The Breaking the Blank Book Tour

Day Eight is excited to share several opportunities to experience Rebecca Bishophall and Dwayne Lawson-Brown, the authors of the poetry collection Breaking the Blank, reading from their book. Breaking the Blank is a spirited dialogue between poets—and a meditation on love, parenting, gentrification, money, and the literary life. A recent review by Alex Carrigan in […]