Janis Owens


Janis Owens is a novelist, memoirist, folklorist and storyteller. She is a native of Old West Florida, born in Marianna in 1960. She attended public school, and the University of Florida, where she was a student of Harry Crews’ Creative Writing Workshop and earned a degree in English with a minor in Southern history.

Speaking Schedule

Friday, August 22, 2014

Conner Calling, WUFT

1:00 pm




August 26, 6:00 pm

Skyppe Discussion with Lake Wales Public Library



January 8, 2015

Florida Heritage Book Festival

Lewis Auditorium at Flagler

St. Augustine, Florida

Time: 7 pm

Go to Florida Heritage Book Festival at http://www.fhbookfest.com/ for more details. Speaking with Mark Powell and the Wildmen of Beaufort, Pat Conroy and Bernie Schein.



March, 2015

Apalachicola Library

Time: TBA



*More Summer and Winter Speaking Engagements Coming Soon!