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Hollie McNish is a poet and spoken word artist who straddles the boundaries between the literary, poetic and pop scenes. A UK Slam Champion and Winner of the Arts Foundation Fellowship in Spoken Word, Hollie’s online videos have repeatedly gone viral (with 4 million views and counting). She has garnered titles like ‘chick of the week’ (MTV), ‘internet sensation’ (Best Daily), and poet Benjamin Zephaniah stated ‘I cant take my ears off her’- other fans that include Pink, Kate Tempest (with whom Hollie regularly collaborates/performs), Caroline Lucas and Jonathan Ross.  She was the first poet to record an album in Abbey Road Studios. Hollie has toured internationally, performed in venues as diverse as Glastonbury Festival, The Royal Albert Hall, Ronnie Scotts Jazz Bar, Southbank Centre and Cambridge University. Her poems have appeared on Radio 4, XFM, MTV, Channel 4, BBC 1, BBC 2, Dazed, The Guardian and beyond. She recently had her poems scored by a national orchestra. Her poetry/journal ‘Nobody Told Me’ took the UK by storm in 2016 and June 2017 sees Picador publish her third collection entitled ‘Plum