Telling the Truth

connecting the dots of my life

Tag: Moving to the Deep South

Faculty Wife | Part 1

Faculty Wives

August 1969. Does anyone know what a Faculty Wife is? We’re on our way from Cambridge, Massachusetts to Columbia, South Carolina. When we married in 1965, we moved to Cambridge for D’s graduate studies.

For me, this meant liberation from sometimes intrusive expectations and scrutiny. Read the rest of this entry »

Early Marriage | Part 26 of 26

Harvard Student Protests 1969

Harvard Student Protests 1969

It’s spring 1969. Sentiment against the war in Vietnam, plus a laundry list of other issues, finally hits the Harvard University campus. Student protests erupt, Read the rest of this entry »

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