Martin Figura’s latest collection Dr Zeeman’s Catastrophe Machine (Cinnamon Press)and pamphlet Shed (Gatehouse Press) were both published in 2016. The spoken-word show of Dr Zeeman started touring in 2016. He was shortlisted for the Ted Hughes Award and won the Saboteur Award for his previous show and collection Whistle. He lives in Norwich where he runs Café Writers. He’s married to the poet and artist Helen Ivory.