Department of English

Richard Owens

Adjunct Faculty of English
Richard Owens

Office Location

311 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland

Phone

207-780-4291

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., English, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2013
  • M.A., English, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2008
  • B.A., English, Montclair State University, 2004

Profile

Richard Owens teaches as an adjunct lecturer in the Writing Program at USM. His research interests include the New American Poetry, the British Poetry Revival, Anglophone balladry, Marxist geography, and, more recently, white poetic imaginings of Native American culture from the nineteenth century to the present. Prior teaching assignments have included instructing writing and literature courses at the State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo State College, the University of New England, and Bunker Hill Community College.