Hamza Yassin is a wildlife cameraman and ornithologist, as well as the recently-crowned star of Strictly Come Dancing. His first foray into presenting was on BBC’s The One Show as one of their wildlife cameramen and he went on to appear on CBeebies, Countryfile and Animal Park. His love of Scotland was showcased in the Channel 4 documentary Scotland: My Life in the Wild. Hamza lives in a rural part of the west coast of Scotland, with wildlife and nature right on his doorstep as a constant inspiration. In his spare time, he competes in the Highland Games.
At the British Library, five extraordinary speakers take us into a world shared by animals, human and otherwise; testing the boundaries between us, and the spaces that we share.