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Catherine Owens, American writer. Recipient Presidential Literature awards American Academy Poets, 1998, 99, Most Notable Poet Duke University Med Center, 2000, Poet's award Literature Illiad Press, 1999, 2000. Advisory committee 4-H Orange County; board director Orange County Museum; Member Society Technology Communicators, 4-H National Honorary Club (life).


Owens, Catherine was born on October 21, 1965 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Charles Eugene and Barbara Joan (Maletta) W.


Diploma, North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, Durham, 1984. Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1990. Master of Fine Arts, Savannah College Art and Design, 2007.

Student in Cinema Arts, University Southern California, since 2007.


Editorial assistant, research intern Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1991-1993. Technical writer Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 1993-1996, Georgia Pacific Corporation, Atlanta, 1996-1998, The Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta, 1996-1998, International Business Machines Corporation, Olympics Sports Technology, Atlanta, 1998, Information American, Atlanta, 1998-2000, Clarify/Nortel, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2000, SlickEdit, Raleigh, 2003.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry in anthologies) Whispers in the Wind, 1990, Promises to Keep, 1998, American Poetry Annual, 1998, Moments, 1998. Producer-director, founder Pretend Productions, 2001. Executive producer Four Chicks Productions.

      Writer, director, producer North Carolina Lore Documentary Movies, The Devil's Tramping Grounds, 2001. Producer, director, filmmaker (television series) BackBone, 2001. Director (films) Followed, 2006, Louie The Moon, 2002.

      Director, author: (films) The Prison Club, 2006.


Advisory committee 4-H Orange County. Board director Orange County Museum. Member Society Technology Communicators, 4-H National Honorary Club (life).


  • Other Interests

    Ballet, travel.


Charles Eugene W.

Barbara Joan (Maletta) W.