Meet the Poet
Martin Christmas graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts (Melbourne) as their first graduate director; holds an Hons. B.A. in Theatre Studies from Adelaide University; and an M.A. in Australian Studies from Flinders University (Adelaide). He was inaugural Artistic Director of the state funded Riverland Youth Theatre (country South Australia), and has directed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He has directed more than one hundred plays. In 2012 he was a Friendly Street mentored poet and since then has been published in several anthologies, as well as Red River Review (USA), and soon, Illya’s Honey (USA). His poetry collection Immediate Reflections (Ginninderra Press) was published in late 2016. Read.