Received June 5, 2010

        

 

Married since 1964


Retired May 2005 from LSU as Poet-in-Residence
. Author of four books of poetry, most recently from LSU Press, and recipient of Governor's Arts Award for Professional Artist of the Year in Louisiana

Husband - Tom Owen, Harvard Ph.D.  He is also retired from LSU as Russian History Professor

International Travel - Europe and Morocco, including five trips to Russia, a trip around the world for our 60th birthdays to Greece, Egypt, Turkey, China and Japan, and to India for our 40th anniversary. 

Trips since 2005 - Paris; Denmark, Sweden and Finland; Switzerland; South America; and to Holland and Norway for our 45th anniversary.

Current Activities - Sue: Member of New England Poetry Club and PEN New England.
Tom: Associate of the Davis Russian Research Center at Harvard.

Wisconsin High School

55th Reunion – July 24 – 25, 2015

 

BIO:        Sue Matthews Owen

Received:  June 27, 2015

 

Sue (Matthews) Owen

Apt. 414, Bay Square

950 Massachusetts Ave.

Cambridge, MA 02139

h: 617-66l-2954

 

Married since 1964.

Retired May 2005 from LSU as Poet-in-Residence.

Author of four books of poetry, most recently from LSU Press, and recipient of

Governor's Arts Award for Professional Artist of the Year in Louisiana.

 

Husband - Tom Owen, Harvard Ph.D., also retired from LSU as Russian History

Professor.

 

Brother - Rod Matthews, Harvard J.D., retired, attended with wife Marie, 50th WHS

reunion last year.

 

Mother - Betty, 93, lives in her Madison home with her white German shepherd, Sadie.

 

International Travel - Europe and Morocco, including five trips to Russia, a trip

around the world for our 60th birthdays to Greece, Egypt, Turkey, China and Japan,

and to India for our 40th anniversary.  Trips since 2005 - Paris with Mother;

Denmark, Sweden and Finland; Switzerland with Mother; South America;

Holland and Norway for our 45th anniversary.

 

Trips since 2010 - Brazil, London with Mother for her 90th birthday, Southern Africa

for our 70th birthdays, and Mediterranean Cruise for our 50th anniversary.

 

Current Activities - Sue: Member of New England Poetry Club and PEN New

England.  Also attends Bay Square Book Club founded by her in 2006.

 

Tom: Associate of the Davis Russian Research Center at Harvard.  Both attend

Great Books and New Yorker discussion groups together.