MaryAnn Kozlowski

MaryAnn Kozlowski

Adjunct instructor

MaryAnn Kozlowski


 Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies 

 Hi, I'm MaryAnn. I teach in the GSW department and have since 2018. I love teaching at Wayne State and I love Detroit. My family is originally from Hamtramck, so I have deep (Polish) roots in Detroit. I am a big fan of dogs! I have three of them. It's a bit of a circus with three but I love them. 

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  •  Body Studies, Feminist Philosophy, Women's Fiction, Women's Mental Health/Madness/Mental Illness (particularly narratives in memoir and fiction), Creative Writing, Academic Writing, Memoir 


  • PhD in Gender and Women's Studies

Selected publications

"I Feel So Fat: The Meanings and Uses of 'Fat' as an Identifier" in Feminist Frontiers 

Currently teaching

  •  GSW 2500: Humanities Perspectives on Gender, Sexuality, and Women 

Courses taught

GSW 2500: Humanities Perspectives on Gender, Sexuality, and Women

GSW 2600: History of Women, Gender, and Sexuality in the Modern World