Kristen Vida Alfaro of Tilted Axis Books, photographed at the Guardian Photo Studios. Kristen Vida Alfaro is Publisher and Managing Director of Tilted Axis Press. A writer and organiser, she led labour and anti-racist organising at the Barbican. This work informs how she will lead the next stage of the press, which will see TAP develop interdisciplinary projects alongside publishing contemporary and historical literature in translation.
In a former life, Kristen pursued (and left) a doctorate in Cinema Studies at New York University. Her writing and interviews have appeared in Logic, The Moving Image, Triple Canopy and n+1. She is based in London.