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Kathryn Linn Geurts is a professor of anthropology at Hamline University in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
She has conducted ethnographic research in Ghana, West Africa, primarily with Anlo-Ewe speakers, and is now working on a project with disability rights activists in Accra.
She has published on the cultural psychology of sensory orientations in Ethos:Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology and in Ethnography, and her work on midwifery has appeared in Medical Anthropology.
She is the author of Culture and the Senses:
Bodily Ways of Knowing in an African Community (University of California Press, 2002).