Janis Ian

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Songwriter Janis Ian, winner of the Best Spoken Word Album for 'Society's Child: My Autobiography', poses in the press room at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

A Good Read — Society’s Child: My Autobiography, By Janis Ian

Janis Ian made a big, controversial splash in the 1960’s, when she was just a teenager, with her song ‘Society’s Child.’ Her tune of an interracial romance made waves during a time of civil unrest.