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writer , poet , writing educator

Howard Camner, American writing educator, writer, poet. Certified English teacher, Florida. Named Best Poet in Miami, New Times Newspaper, 2007; recipient Literary award, MiPo, 2004. Member National Writers Association, Academy of America Poets, Poets and Writers, Inc., Poetry Society of America, Southern Florida Poetry Institute, Authors Guild.

Background

Camner, Howard was born on January 14, 1957 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Edward I. and Ida (Puldy) Camner.

Education

Bachelor in English, Florida International University, 1982. Doctor of Letters (honorary), London School Applied Research, 1995.

Career

Editor, Southwind Magazine, Miami, Florida, 1976-1978;performance poet, Writers' Exch., New York City, 1979-1981;freelance writer, various publications, Miami, 1982-1984;screenwriter, Harris Prodns., Los Angeles, 1985-1989;television producer, host, Century Cable, Los Angeles, 1986-1988;writing instructor, Dade County Schools, Miami, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified English teacher, Florida.

Works

Membership

Member National Writers Association, Academy of America Poets, Poets and Writers, Inc., Poetry Society of America, Southern Florida Poetry Institute, Authors Guild.

Connections

Married Susan Clara Camner, July 29, 2000. 2 children.

father:
Edward I. Camner

mother:
Ida (Puldy) Camner

spouse:
Susan Clara Camner