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.
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.
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