Place of residence
United Kingdom

Susan Bassnett

Short biography
Susan Bassnett is Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University of Warwick, and Professor in the Centre for Translation and Comparative Cultural Studies which she founded in the 1980s.

She has lectured in universities around the world, including Italy and the United States, before moving to the University of Warwick, where she set up a post-graduate centre in intercultural studies. 

Her publications include: Translation Studies, 3rd ed. (London & New York, Routledge, 2002), Constructing Cultures, with Andre Lefevere, (Clevedon/ Philadelphia: Multilingual Matters, 1998) and Exchanging Lives, (Leeds: Peepal Tree Press: 2002).