RH: Was it all camaraderie, or was there competition as well?
JI: There was a lot of camaraderie. I don’t mean to gloss over anything, because it was also true that Bob Dylan, for instance, was publicly using Phil Ochs as a whipping boy. There was also some backbiting and jealousy after I had success with “Society’s Child.”
Janis Ian Looks Back At The ’60s