Part 1: Lesbian life in Dayton, Ohio: Janice James started coming out in Dayton at age 13 in the 1960s. Hear her story of life in Dayton.

Recorded August 18, 2019 Archived August 18, 2019 44:34 minutes
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Janice James started coming out as a lesbian at age 13 with her first love for a neighbor girl in the 1960s. Since then, she's survived stigma, mental health struggles, intimate partner abuse, a name change and ultimately a life filled with purpose and love with her wife Joyce. Listen to her story of life as a lesbian over the years in Dayton, Ohio.


  • Janice James
  • Jerry Mallicoat

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