Oliver lives in Toronto. He has published several books, and worked as the Senior Front Page Editor at Yahoo Canada and MSN Canada. Currently, he works as a Manager of Communications at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. His website is www.OliverHo.ca.
Transforming the Bard Finale: Daggers at Dawn | 11 May 2011 // 9:15 PM
Transforming Shakespeare 2: The Bard and “Argentinean Knife Fights" | 19 Apr 2011 // 9:10 PM
This is the second of a three-part series of articles about Kill Shakespeare, each featuring an exclusive interview with the comic's co-creators Anthony Del Col and Conor McCreery. Read part one.
Sergio Leone: Something to Do with Death | 17 May 2012 // 5:00 PM
Britain’s pop culture knight, Christopher Frayling, offers the definitive biography and interpretation of the Spaghetti Western maestro, Sergio Leone.
The Usual Gang of Idiots Offer Up Their Souls in 'Totally MAD' | 18 Dec 2012 // 4:10 PM
This gorgeous coffee table book offers a retrospective look at the satirical institution, along with an introduction by Stephen Colbert, informative essays and 12 prints representing "the soul of MAD".
Meditations on the Actual and the Imagined: 'Puppet: An Essay on Uncanny Life' | 2 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM
A series of poetic meditations on "the madness of puppets", this brief but dense book fascinates as much as its uncanny subject matter.
Four-Eyed Stranger #20: I’ll Give It My All...Tomorrow | 14 Feb 2011 // 7:00 PM
"Why do you go on living?” Slacker icon Buddy Bradley articulated his ambition in 1990’s “My Pad and Welcome To It”, the first issue of Peter Bagge’s Hate.
Borderland Speakeasy #19: “Are you sure you were dreaming?” | 31 Jan 2011 // 3:30 AM
With its conclusion possible in 2011, Sin Titulo stands as one of the year’s most anticipated comics.