Dan Simpson is a poet, performer, and producer. He makes highly engaging and contemporary work that is popular, smart, and funny. His subjects include science and technology; history and place; geek culture and videogames; people and poetry.
Dan has performed around the UK including at Glastonbury Festival, Roundhouse Camden, and at the BBC Fringe Slam. He has created four solo stand-up poetry shows for Edinburgh Fringe.
A former Canterbury Laureate, Dan's first collection of poetry is Applied Mathematics, published by Burning Eye Books. Often working in scientific contexts, Dan has appeared at popular science events and talks.