Jane Adams

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Jane Adams is a professor of anthropology at Southern Illinois University and the author of several books.

Students for a Democratic Society

Raised in southern Illinois, Jane Adams attended Antioch College and Southern Illinois University before dropping out to work first in the civil rights movement in Mississippi and then in the growing anti-war movement. She worked[1]for Students for a Democratic Society as a regional traveler around the Midwest, then as national secretary in 1966, and later in Cleveland and Oklahoma.