Sarah Maitland

Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies in London, United Kingdom

Sarah Maitland

Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies in London, United Kingdom

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Sarah Maitland is a Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London, where she leads the MA in Translation.

Sarah is a member of the Executive Council of the International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies and is author of various articles on cultural translation, translation philosophy and hermeneutics.

Her current research focuses on the politics of recognition and its bearing on questions of ethics and justice in multicultural society. Her forthcoming book – entitled What is Cultural Translation? – examines these and other areas and will be published by Bloomsbury Academic.

She leads project TransCast: Making Translating and Interpreting Research Public, which hosts free podcasts of cutting-edge translation research for students, scholars and practitioners of translation worldwide.

Sarah is also a professional theatre translator and has written for the Theatre Royal Bath, the Unicorn and New Diorama theatres in London and the Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance.

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    • Goldsmiths, Uni. of London