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Heather Mellquist Lehto is a cultural anthropologist and postdoctoral researcher at Arizona State University. She works on technology, religion, and kinship in South Korea and the United States. Her first book manuscript, Holy Infrastructure, is an ethnographic study of transnational Korean multisite churches. Her current research, Skinship: Communion and Contagion in South Korea, examines the role of skin in defining the self and social relations.