Michael Kleber-Diggs & Michael Angel Martín
The Gallery at The Betsy-South Beach
(Enter on Collins Avenue, through the Carlton Café)
Michael Kleber-Diggs is a poet and essayist. His writing has appeared or is forthcoming in McSweeney’s, Poetry City, North Dakota Quarterly, Pollen Midwest, Paper Darts, Water~Stone Review and a few anthologies. Michael is a past Fellow with the Givens Foundation for African-America Literature, a past-winner of the Loft Mentor Series in Poetry, and the inaugural Poet Laureate of Anoka County libraries. His work has been supported by the Minnesota State Arts Board, the Jerome Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Michael is husband to Karen. Karen and Michael have a daughter who is an accomplished dancer. He lives in Minnesota, where he serves as the chair of the board of directors for the Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop.
Michael Angel Martin grew up in Miami, FL. He writes and publishes poetry. Some poems have appeared in journals like Presence, Green Mountains Review, Dappled Things, Ruminate, and a few other places.