JOHNSON, Olive Skene




DATE OF BIRTH: April 1, 1929

PLACE OF BIRTH: Vancouver

BOOKS:

The Sexual Spectrum: Exploring Human Diversity (Raincoast, 2004); published in the UK as The Sexual Rainbow (Vision, 2003).

Born and raised in Vancouver, she attended UBC (B.A. English and History; Ph.D. Psychology) and Memorial University of Newfoundland (Hons.B.A. and M.Sc., Psychology). A lifelong political activist, she was President, B.C. Nuclear Disarmament Campaign and was elected as a Vancouver school board trustee for two terms. For many years she operated a private Psychology practice. She is married to Ross Johnson, a political scientist, and she has five children.

[BCBW 2004] "Psychology"