Harry Baker: Poetry World Slam Champion, Maths Graduate, Full Time Poet
Harry Baker is a World Poetry Slam Champion turned full-time poet via a maths degree. His Love Poem for Lonely Prime Numbers has been translated into more than twenty languages and his performances with their signature mix of hope, heart and humour have taken him all over the world, gaining fans along the way from Jacqueline Wilson to Ice Cube. His TEDx talks on his poetry, the power of self-acceptance and his love for German and Maths have been viewed more than four million times.
Following on from his debut collection The Sunshine Kid, Harry will be bringing a selection of old favourites and brand new poems [to Stowe in partnership with the Buckingham Literary Festival].
‘He’s a champion.’- Ed Sheeran
‘I’m in the Harry Baker fan club.’ – Jacqueline Wilson
8.00-9.00pm Tuesday 4th June 2019, Stowe School