Katherine Corcoran is a former Associated Press bureau chief for Mexico and Central America. "In the Mouth of the Wolf" is her latest work.
She has been an Alicia Patterson fellow, the Hewlett Fellow for Public Policy at the Kellogg Institute at the University of Notre Dame and a Logan Nonfiction Program fellow. At the Associated Press, she led an award-winning team that broke major stories about cartel and state violence and abuse of authority in Mexico and Central America. Her columns about Mexican politics and press freedom have appeared in The Washington Post, The Houston Chronicle, and Univision Online, among other publications. She is currently co-director of Cronkite Noticias, the bilingual reporting program at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and of MasterLAB, an investigative editor training program in Mexico City.