Scott Owens

838 4th Avenue Drive NW
Hickory, NC 28601
Phone: 
828-234-4266

Author's Bio

Award-winning poet, editor, reviewer columnist, community organizer, and instructor of English, literature, and creative writing with 10 published books, more than 1200 published poems and 500 published essays, articles, and reviews.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
For One Who Knows How to Own Land
(FutureCycle Press, 2012)
, Paternity
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2010)
, Shadows Trail Them Home
(Clemson University Digital Press, 2011)
, Something Knows the Moment
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2011)
, The Fractured World
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2008)
, The Persistence of Faith
(Sandhills Press, 1994)
Chapbook: 
The Nature of Attraction
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
2012 Jane Moran Award, 2013 Excellence in Teaching Award, 1994 Blumenthal Poet, 2008 Pushcart Prize Anthology Special Mention, 2009 Gertrude Munzenmaier Award, 2009 Poetry of Courage Award, 2010 Lyman Haiku Award, 10-time Pushcart Nominee, 8-time Best of the Net Nominee

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Other
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Greenwood
Raised in: 
Greenwood, SC
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Last updated: Jun 13, 2013