Katherine Rothschild is the Festival associate for the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature. She first joined PEN America in January 2017 as part of the Festival team and went on to serve as the interim project coordinator for the Artists at Risk Connection.
Before joining PEN America, Katherine worked in the field of maternal and child health at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and a local nonprofit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She has a Masters from the University of London and a Bachelor’s in Latin American Literature from Clark University. Katherine is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.