Karen Bennett

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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).

2009DoctorateUniversidade de LisboaTranslation Studies (Cultural Studies)
2003MasterUniversidade de LisboaTranslation Studies (English Studies)
1984BachelorUniversity of YorkEnglish and Related Literature
  • Translation and Transposition in the Early Modern Period  
  • Approaches to knowledge translation  
  • Experiential Translation  
  • Translation as a springboard for artistic creation  
  • Editor's Introduction  
TitleFunding sourceStartState
Diploma in Translation (Chartered Institute of Linguists)