Katherine Wilson is aKatherine Wilson PhD graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her forthcoming book, The World Literature of Atrocity, concerns theories of testimony, world literature, comparative genocide studies, human rights and international criminal law.

Interested in community building at both the local and global level, Katherine also serves as the executive-director of the Zeidler Center for Public Discussion in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

In her spare time, she attempts to live her life spherically by sailing as much as possible, growing miniature citrus trees, and teaching salsa when she travels.