Sofie Baring

Katja Guenther

Katja Guenther is Professor of History at Princeton University. She is an M.D. with a research degree in Neuroscience and a Ph.D. in the History of Science. In addition to The Mirror and the Mind, she is the author of Localization and Its Discontents (Chicago, 2015). She is currently working on several book projects on the history of mental therapeutics. Her work has been supported by the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) and the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeton. She was named a Guggenheim Fellow in 2022.