PhD Alumni Listing

  • Portrait
  • Rising Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate
  • Email: orsak@virginia.edu
  • Research Interests: Black feminist theory, Disability Studies, American studies, Literary and cultural studies
  • Education: B.A., Program for the Study of Women and Gender, Smith College, 2016
  • Job Placement: University of Virginia, Department of Women, Gender, & Sexuality
  • Webpage: https://virginia.academia.edu/SarahOrsak
  • Committee: Kyla Schuller (chair), Ed Cohen, Marisa Fuentes, Jasbir Puar, and Alison Kafer (external examiner)
  • Dissertation: "Making Disability White: Blackness and White Disability from Hollywood to Academia"
  • Abstract URL: https://www.proquest.com/docview/2679657855/82E441257D6D4603PQ/