Wednesday, 29 December
445. Honoring Louis Owens
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 409, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Christopher B. Teuton, Univ. of Denver; Patricia Ploesch, Univ. of California, Riverside
1. “The Prick of Pine Mountain,” Chris A. LaLonde, State Univ. of New York, Oswego
2. “‘He Would Have Killed Everybody’: Jessard Deal’s Interpretation of the World in Louis Owens’s The Sharpest Sight,” Darrell J. Peters, Univ. of North Carolina, Pembroke
3. “Trickster Turns, Many Returns: Humor in the Writings of Louis Owens,” John Lloyd Purdy, Western Washington Univ.