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Kathryn Geurts
651 523-2524
MRH Non-Residence Area 33H
Hamline University 0013
1536 Hewitt Ave
St Paul, MN 55104

Kathryn Geurts

Professor

Contact Info

Kathryn Geurts
651 523-2524
MRH Non-Residence Area 33H
Hamline University 0013
1536 Hewitt Ave
St Paul, MN 55104

Biography

Kathryn Linn Geurts earned her PhD in Anthropology and African Studies in 1998 from the University of Pennsylvania. She then held a National Institute of Mental Health Post-Doctoral Research position at the University of Chicago in the Department of Comparative Human Development (1998-2000); and a second post-doctoral position at the School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience in Santa Fe, New Mexico (2000-2001). She is the author of Culture and the Senses: Bodily Ways of Knowing in an African Community (University of California Press, 2002). She was recently awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellowship for research on the Disability Rights Movement in Ghana (2009-2010).

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Professional Website
Global Studies Department