Karen Bennett

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kbennett@fcsh.unl.pt

Karen Bennett is Associate Professor in Translation at Nova University, Lisbon, and a researcher with the Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies (CETAPS), where she coordinates the Translationality strand. She is general editor of the journal Translation Matters and member of the editorial board of the Brill series Approaches to Translation Studies. Her recent publications include Hybrid Englishes and the Challenges of and for Translation (Routledge 2019) co-edited with Rita Queiroz de Barros, and special issues on Intersemiotic Translation (Translation Matters 1.2), Translation Under Dictatorships (Translation Matters 2.2) andInternational English and Translation (The Translator 23.4).

Training
YearDegreeInstitutionArea
2009DoctorateUniversidade de LisboaTranslation Studies (Cultural Studies)
2003MasterUniversidade de LisboaTranslation Studies (English Studies)
1984BachelorUniversity of YorkEnglish and Related Literature
  • Agency and social responsibility in the translation of the migration crisis  
  • My soul loves foreign lands...  
  • Philo Judaeus  
  • Authorship and (self-)translation in academic writing  
  • The potentials and perils of deterritorialization:  
TitleFunding sourceStartState
Completed
StartEndPosition
Diploma in Translation (Chartered Institute of Linguists)

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