Owens, Louis (1948-2002). Papers.

Collection Number: D-409

Manuscripts of his works, correspondence with publishers and students, course syllabi, reviews and articles on his works, manuscripts, dissertations, and publications by other authors, and videocassettes.

14.8 linear feet


Professor of English and Native American Studies and Director of Creative Writing at the University of California, Davis (2000-2002). Owens wrote fiction about Native American and western environmental themes. His scholarly works focused on John Steinbeck and Native American literature.

Inclusive Dates

circa 1965-2002.


Language and Literature

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


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