Vera Johnson (1920-2007), a 52-year old native Canadian folk singer (at the time of this recording), sings with her masterful lyrics about her life, politics, and the women's movement. Vera came to Houston in February 1973 to sing for the National Women's Political Caucus, which was hosting their first convention, in Houston, Texas from February 9-11, 1973. Produced by Marie Blazek for KPFT. This program contains sensitive material. Some problems with recording levels.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.