Mary Zaborskis: Postdoctoral Fellow | Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
University of Pittsburgh

Mary Zaborskis: Postdoctoral Fellow

Office: 401-A Cathedral of Learning
Telephone: 412-624-8538


PhD, English with a certificate in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, University of Pennsylvania
AB, English & Psychology, Bryn Mawr College


Mary Zaborskis is a Dietrich School Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow affiliated with the programs in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies and Children's Literature. She completed her PhD in English at the University of Pennsylvania and works at the intersection of queer, critical race, and childhood studies in twentieth-century and contemporary American literature and culture. Her book project, tentatively entitled "Erotics of Education," explores productions of queer childhood in boarding schools established for racialized, criminalized, and disabled children in the Progressive Era. Her work has appeared in GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, WSQ, and Journal of Homosexuality, and she is a contributing editor at Public Books. She has taught at Vanderbilt University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Bryn Mawr College.

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