Mollie Blackburn, Ph.D.
Dr. Mollie Blackburn is a professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education and Human Ecology at the Ohio State University. Her research focuses on literacy, language, and social change, with particular attention to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and the teachers who serve them. She has recently co-authored articles published in Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, Journal of Literacy Research, and Reading Research Quarterly. She is currently analyzing data from a teacher research project in which she taught high school seniors LGBTQ-themed literature.