The Olive Reading Series is very pleased to present Sheila Murphy!
Date: Tuesday 9 October 2012
Time: 7:00pm Reading
Location: Empress Ale House
Address: 9912 82 Avenue, Edmonton
Sheila E. Murphy (b. 1951, Mishawaka, Indiana) is an American text and visual poet who has been writing and publishing actively since 1978. She currently lives in Phoenix, Arizona. She earned: With Beverly Carver, Murphy co-founded and coordinated the Scottsdale Center for the Arts Poetry Series for twelve years. Murphy has engaged in a broad range of poetic styles over nearly three decades of writing and publication.
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Now into our eighteenth season, The Olive Reading Series is one of Canada’s longest running live literary events.
Since 2000, poetry lovers in Edmonton, Alberta have gathered on the second Tuesday of the month from September to April to enjoy a unique mix of emerging and established literary talent.
The Olive has proudly featured poets from Edmonton and across the country, as well as international poets.
National and International Award winning writers have shared the stage with brilliant up-and-coming poets and creative writing students.
Edmonton audiences are legend in their support and passion for the literary arts and after our featured reader, The Olive Reading series will often open the stage to hear what some of our local talent has brought.