Martin Kratz is an Associate Lecturer in English at Manchester Metropolitan University. His poetry has been widely published in magazines including The Rialto, Magma and The Moth. As a librettist, he collaborates regularly with the composer Leo Geyer, and their projects include the prizewinning song cycle Sideshows. Their chamber opera The Mermaid of Zennor was described by The Times as "imaginative and beautifully shaped."

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