Ph.D. Student Profiles

Orsak, Sarah

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  • Research Interests: Disability Studies, Medical Humanities, First-person narratives, Archiving.
  • Education: B.A., Program for the Study of Women and Gender, Smith College, 2016


Sarah Orsak graduated from Smith College in 2016 with a B.A. in the Study of Women and Gender with a focus in Race and Culture, an Archives concentration, and a certificate in Queer Studies. Sarah is interested in disability‚Äôs relations to race, cultural production, pain, metaphor, and medicine.