Catherine Guesde works as an editor for Books & Ideas/La Vie des Idées.
Currently a PhD candidate in aesthetics at Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University, she specializes in the field of popular music and is also a member of the editorial board of Volume ! La revue des musiques populaires. She has co-authored The Most Beautiful Ugly Sound in the World : à l’écoute de la noise (éditions Musica Falsa).
Her translations include articles for Volume!, la revue des musiques populaires, and Garnier-Flammarion.