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VP: Alix Olson, The Second Coming of the Protagonist

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Velvet Part Magazine: Alix Olson, The Second Coming of the Protagonist, January 9, 2013 Alix Olson, The Second Coming of the Protagonist January 9th, 2013 | 11:52 am Alix Olson has been at it for over a decade. I first saw Olson perform during the opening ceremonies at MichFest, circa 2003.

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Today, January 15th- last Day to support Protagonist!!!

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TODAY [until 4PM sharp] is the LAST DAY to support my Protagonist project and to pre-order autographed CD’s, poetry books, Protagonist t-shirts, original poems written for you by me:) producer credit on the album and more… C’mon Community! Whatchu got?? http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1113399771/alix-olson-the-protagonist-project

Media Quotes about Alix

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Media Quotes about Alix Olson “A slam poet and activist, she can go from raging to adorable in the space of a couplet.”The Anchorage Press, January 26, 2006 “Hot Picks!” ‘Alix Olson serves it up for the masses’Anchorage Daily News, February 3, 2006 “Olson uses her witty and sympathetic voice to

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Best of New Orleans

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“Spoken word artist Alix Olson strikes a not-so-predictable feminist pose.” By Cristina Diettinger Alix Olson says that the idea of the angry activist has got to be a farce. “If you enjoy life and are constantly engaged in the process of living,” she explains, “people can tell that you think

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Washington Post

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    The Washington Post: Express  November 25, 2003 “Women At War: Alix the Conquerer” “Anti-war, anti-gender oppression and anti-intolerance, folk poet and spoken-word artist Alix Olson really isn’t the negative type. She’s the patriarchy’s worst nightmare- a loudmouthed spitfire with a wicked wit and an elegant way with zinging the

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Fairbanks Square

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Feb 2, 2006 By LORIEN NETTLETON Feisty feminist slam poet shooting her mouth off at UAF Stage The world of radical grassroots multi-cultural, multi-sexual resilience is always beset with stress. The people with the most compassion and sensitivity to the world are consumed with sadness at things that appear to

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Anchorage Press

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Vol. 15, Ed. 6 February 9 – February 15 2006 By Brandon Seifert Cute with intent to kill A slew of New Fest documentaries proves that homo life is still far from homogeneous Brandon Seifert photo Slam poet Alix Olson on stage in Fairbanks This one time, Alix Olson told

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Brattleboro Reformer

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Close Window   July 27, 2006 Section: Entertainment Article ID: 4100862 By Dave Madeloni Telling it like it is Activist Alix Olson returns to Brattleboro NORTHAMPTON, Mass. Much has happened since I last interviewed the charismatic and outspoken folk poet Alix Olson three-and-a-half years ago. The contentious political, social and

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Alix interviews Rachel Maddow

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Summer Issue, 2005 Velvet Park Magazine Rachel Maddow: Straight Talk by Alix Olson I pull up in front of a charming Massachusetts country home, with a black Subaru and a red pick-up truck parked in the driveway (lesbian home, anyone?), overlooking a flooding river. Rachel bounds out in mud boots

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The Progressive Magazine

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The Progressive | October 2003 Issue You can hear Olson perform three of her poems in an interview she did with Progressive Radio.http://www.progressive.org/radio.html#anchorolson Alix Olson: Word Warrior by Elizabeth DiNovella Concerned Women for America, a conservative women’s group, named Alix Olson as one of the ten most dangerous women in

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