Kathrin Thiele is Associate Professor in Gender Studies and Critical Theory at Utrecht University. Her research expertise lies in feminist and continental philosophies, theories of difference(s), and posthuman(ist) studies. Most recently she edited “Diffracted Worlds – Diffractive Readings: Onto-Epistemologies and the Critical Humanities” Parallax (2014, ed. with B. M. Kaiser), Doing Gender in Medien-, Kunst- und Kulturwissenschaften: Eine Einfuhrung (2016, ed. with R. Buikema) and Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture: A Comprehensive Guide to Gender Studies (2017, ed. with R. Buikema and L. Plate). With B. M. Kaiser, she is founder and coordinator of Terra Critica.