Janis Strout discusses how she became a feminist and what her early feminist influences were. She describes working for various non-profit organizations and her interest in looking at feminist politics on a global level focusing on social justice, education, and progressive philanthropy. She reminisces about attending the International Women’s Conference in Beijing, China, and how feminism saved her life.
Feminism, Montana Missoula; Women, Montana interviews
Montana Feminist History Oral History Collection, OH 378, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (00:60:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (33 p.: 28 cm.)
OCLC Record Number
Strout, Jan, "Janis L. "Jan" Strout Interview, September 29, 2002" (2002). Montana Feminist History Oral History Project. OH 378-046.