Partner Walta Borawski

Queer Places:
Dartmouth College (Ivy League), 10 N Main St, Hanover, NH 03755
Harvard University (Ivy League), 2 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Michael Bronski (born May 12, 1949) is an American academic and writer, best known for his 2011 book A Queer History of the United States.[1]

A senior lecturer at Dartmouth College, he currently teaches in the women's and gender studies department,[2] and also teaches courses in LGBT history and Jewish studies at both Dartmouth and Harvard University.

A Queer History of the United States won both a Lambda Literary Award and a Stonewall Book Award in 2012.[2] He also previously won two Lambda Literary Awards as an editor of anthologies, in 1997 for Taking Liberties: Gay Men's Essays on Politics, Culture, & Sex and in 2004 for Pulp Friction: Uncovering the Golden Age of Gay Male Pulps.

Bronski was the partner of American poet Walta Borawski, who died in 1994.[3]

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