Katrin Redfern


Katrin produces award-winning film, Broadway and off-Broadway theater, multimedia and photography exhibits, and radio and podcasts, from science reporting to writing and directing audio dramas. She writes about politics, anthropology and conservation among other things, and her plays have been produced in New York and Berlin and on BBC radio. Katrin loves exploring and learning and has studied wilderness skills with some of the world's foremost survivalists, learned from and documented remote hunter-gatherers, run with the bulls in San Miguel, hiked the red heart of Australia, uncovered illegal detention centers in Cambodia, and organized internationally for migrant and labor rights. She is Co-founder and Creative Director of Be Electric Studios and Brooklyn Soundstages. Katrin holds an MSc from the London School of Economics, an MA from the University of Sussex, and an MFA from Columbia University, where she was a 2019 Felipe P. De Alba Fellow. She is currently Visiting Fellow and Director of Impact & Outreach for the Institute of Intellectual History at the University of St Andrews.