This collection contains interviews detailing the history of the In Other Words radio program that aired on Montana Public Radio from the late 1980s until 2014. The interviews were conducted in 2017 and 2020 by Hannah Soukup. The interviewees discuss how they came to work on radio, what drew them to In Other Words, and what it was like to produce a radio show “by women, for women.” The original interviews are held as Oral History collection OH 457 at Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula.
This collection includes 2 interviews.
Beth Judy Interview, November 16, 2017
Beth Judy discusses how she came to work as a radio producer at In Other Words and how it helped her develop the professional skills she needed to work in radio full time. She discusses her time as a feminist activist in Atlanta, Georgia, and ... Read More
Linda "Lin" Smith Interview, January 28, 2020
Linda Smith discusses her involvement with the Montana Public Radio show, In Other Words from the mid-1980s to the early 2000s. She describes her interest in radio which started during her childhood. Smith details her career as a printer for an alternative paper, The Rag, ... Read More