Alexandra OliverCA

Alexandra Oliver was born in Vancouver. Her most recent book Let the Empire Down (Biblioasis 2016), was shortlisted for the 2017 Pat Lowther Memorial Award. Her previous collection, Meeting the Tormentors in Safeway, was named a Canadian Poetry Book of the Year by The National Post and won the Pat Lowther Memorial Award. Oliver is the co-editor of Random House/Everyman’s Measure for Measure: An Anthology of Poetic Meters and has served as co-editor of Canadian formalist journal The Rotary Dial. She is is working towards a PhD in English and Cultural Studies at McMaster University.

Alexandra Oliver