Poetry! 2nd Tuesday of the month from September to April
The Olive Editorial Board is:
Doug BarbourJenna ButlerThea BoweringLainna Lane El JabiClaire KellyWendy McGrath Paul Pearson
Hosted by The Almanac Gastropub & Cocktails
10351- 82 (Whyte) Ave. Edmonton Alberta
2016 – 2017 Season
Sep 13: Gerald Hill
Oct 11: Frances Boyle & Monty Reid
Nov 8: Stephen Brockwell & rob mclennan
Dec 13: Andy Weaver
Jan 10: Lisa Martin
Feb 14: Break
Mar 14: Creative Writing Students
Apr 11: Claire Kelly
The Olive editorial group
Lainna Lane El Jabi
About The Olive
Now into our sixteenth 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.