The DC Poet Project is a poetry reading series with connected open mic competition created by the non-profit Day Eight through funding from the DC Arts Commission and in partnership with the DC Public Library, Upshur Street Books, Brink Media, and Anacostia Coordinating Council.
* * UPCOMING SPRING 2019 EVENTS SUMMARY * *
B. Free poetry workshop for adults and youth (min age 15) Saturday March 16 11:00am - 1:00 pm with Regie Cabico at Check It Enterprises 11:00-1:00, light lunch provided, no experience necessary. Address: 1920 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE
C. Saturday March 16 at We Act Radio, 1:00–3:0 pm featuring poets E. Ethelbert Miller and Naomi Ayala. This is a special event celebrating Malcolm X, "By Any Means Necessary." Addresss: 1918 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE
D. Saturday March 30 at Martha's Table, 1:00-3:00 pm featuring poets Venus Thrash, Shaquetta Nelson, and Susan Meehan. Address: 2375 Elvans Rd. SE
E. Saturday April 6 at DC Public Library Anacostia Branch, 1:00-3:00 pm featuring poets Jeffrey Banks and Monica Leak. Address: 1800 Good Hope Rd. SE
F. Culminating event: Saturday May 11, 1:00-3:00 pm at the Anacostia Library. Come vote to select the winner of the 2019 DC Poet Project! Address: 1800 Good Hope Rd. SE