Morgan, Lynn

Noah Morgan-Trostle

Lynn M. Morgan is a medical anthropologist and Mary E. Woolley Professor of Anthropology at Mount Holyoke College.  In addition to Icons of Life, featured in her Rorotoko interview, she is author of Community Participation in Health:  The Politics of Primary Care in Costa Rica (Cambridge, 1993) and numerous articles about reproductive ideologies and fetal politics, as well as co-editor of Fetal Subjects, Feminist Positions (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999).  Her work has been supported by the National Science Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, Fulbright-Hays, Social Science Research Council, and the School for Advanced Research.  She is currently writing about reproductive governance in Mexico and Central America.

On Rorotoko:

On her book Icons of Life: A Cultural History of Human Embryos
(Our Cover Feature of October 06, 2010)