Emilie Zoey Baker

Emilie Zoey Baker is an award-winning poet and spoken-word performer who has toured internationally including being a guest at Ubud Writers Festival, the Milosz Festival Poland and the Sydney, Melbourne, Ottawa, Vancouver, Brisbane and Byron writers’ festivals. She was the winner of the 2010 Berlin International Literature Festival’s poetry slam and was a 2014 fellow at the State Library of Victoria, poet-in-residence for Museums Victoria and coordinator for the National Australian Poetry Slam. She teaches poetry to both kids and adults and in 2014 was core faculty for the spoken word program at Canada’s Banff Centre. She is creative director of OutLoud, the first Victorian teen team slam as part of Australian Poetry.

Appearing in these sessions

How to be a Slam PoetMore
Poetry Out Loud! Grand FinalMore

25 August – 3 September