is an internationally touring alix olson is an internationally touring spoken word artist-activist.
One part peace vigil, one part protest rally, and one part joyful raucous concert, Alix ignites audiences everywhere she performs. Howard Zinn (historian/activist) calls Alix “an ingenious poet, a brilliant performer, a funny person, a serious thinker. Quite simply, extraordinary.”spoken word artist-activist.
I am a "Proud Slut"
I have slept with
Lots of Ideas
I just know
Which Ones I Like.
-Alix Olson, Wholly Human
“…an ingenious poet, a brilliant performer, a funny person, a serious thinker. quite simply, extraordinary.”
– howard zinn (historian/activist, “peoples’ history of the united states of america”)
“a mesmerizing firebrand, a joyful dyke-feminist preacher.”
-timeout new york
“…fueling the never-ending struggle to promote independent thought. igniting and inspiring audiences wherever she may travel, olson uses her witty and sympathetic voice to highlight a grassroots struggle against intolerance that is as entertaining as it is poignant.”
-the new york times
“alix is a red-hot, fire-bellied volcano. listen to her now!”
— alison bechdel, cartoonist, fun home, dykes to watch out for