Interviewees

Jackson, Linda

  • College/Year: DC '74
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Jackson, Linda (October 19, 2015)

Description:
Linda Jackson was born in New York, New York in 1953. She grew up in the Bronx and then in Teaneck, New Jersey. She attended Douglass College from 1970 to 1974 and graduated in 1974 with degrees in Theater Arts and English. While at Douglass, she and a friend tried to rush the fraternity Sigma Alpha Mu, though they were not accepted. In the interview, she discusses the theater department at Douglass and memorable professors, being a part of caberet, and the campus climate in the early 1970s. She went on to a career in stage management in theather and opera.