Jo Baker is a British writer and the author of seven novels, including the bestselling LONGBOURN. She has also written short stories for BBC Radio 4 and reviews for The Guardian and The New York Times Book Review. In 2018, she was awarded a Visiting Fellowship at the Queen's University Belfast, and she is currently an Honorary Fellow at Lancaster University. At B3, she will provide insight into creative writing and read from her works.
Bestselling English author Jo Baker had her international breakthrough in 2014 with the novel LONGBOURN. The New York Times included it on its Notable Book list. In her most recently published book, THE BODY LIES, she looks at male violence in fiction and in life. She will provide insight into creative writing and read from her works.