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Poetry Workshop With Ethelbert Miller and Naomi Ayala

  • WE ACT RADIO 1918 Martin Luther King Junior Avenue Southeast Washington, DC, 20020 United States (map)

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.


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

Earlier Event: March 16
Poetry Workshop With Regie Cabico
Later Event: March 19
CC Prep Enrollment Info Session