Madara Gruntmane is a poet and pianist. Born in 1981 in Liepāja, she holds a BA in Cultural Management, and works as a producer for cultural events. Her first collection of poems Narkozes (Narcoses, 2016). She received the Annual Latvian Literature’s Reader’s Choice Award, and is currently working on her second book of poems.
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