"Camner watches magicians behind their backs. Not interested in bells and whistles. It comes through in his work." - Fine Arts Press
Nominated for Poet Laureate of Florida in 1980.
Received Library of Congress Award for contributions to U.S. cultural arts.
Received Fine Arts Press Poetry Award.
Named Poet of the Year (2007) New Times Newspaper readers poll
Received first annual MiPo Literary Award in 2004
Author of 17 poetry books
Represents the United States in the Poet 2000 Sculpted Library in Ireland
Works housed in major literary collections worldwide including historical archives and royal libraries
Inducted into MDC Hall of Fame for Literary Arts
Camner will be appearing at the SoBay Festival of the Arts at the Deering Estate, February 12th at 7:00P.M., in Miami. Book signing to follow.
Brief bio includes Camner as headliner with New York's West End Poetry Troupe from 1979-1981. Also makes mention of Camner's foothold in prominent literary archives worldwide.