VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT: ANN FROINESadmin2022-01-31T14:36:55-05:00
THE VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT
“We were confronting racism in particular and also classism as we were working in women’s studies.”
Educator, Author, Organizer, Activist. Participant in a delegation to North Vietnam and North Korea with Eldridge Cleaver of the Black Panther Party, 1970. Member of the Panther Defense Committee 1970-1971. Director of the women’s studies program at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Expertise on women’s education, politics and public policy. and supervises internships. Co-founder of the New England Women’s Studies Association. Stop Solitary Connecticut. B.A. from Swarthmore College, 1964), M.A. from the University of London, 1968, Ed.D. from the University of Massachusetts, Boston, 2004.
Interviewed by Vivian Rothstein, October 2021
Photo. Standing: Ann Froines, Michele Dellinger, Sharon Avery. Seated: Anita Hoffman, Nancy (Rubin) Kushman, Susan Schultz. The Trial of the Chicago 8, photo by Sun-Times.