Susan Bassnett

Photo of Professor Susan Bassnett, Honorary Director of the Birmingham Centre for TranslationSusan Bassnett is Professor of Comparative Literature and Special Advisor in Translation Studies at the University of Warwick.

Recent books include the 4th edition of her internationally acclaimed Translation Studies (Routledge, 2013) and Translation (2014) for the Routldge New Critical Idiom series. She is also well-known as journalist, poet and translator and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the Institute of Linguists and the Academia Europaea.