Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Members of the Intercultural Studies Group


Nune Ayvazyan holds a doctorate in Translation Studies from the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV). She is currently a lecturer (lectora) at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili, where she teaches in the Department of English and German Studies and is coordinator of the Masters in Professional Translation. She holds a BA in English Studies from the URV and an MA in Translation Studies from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Her current research interests are in the teaching of foreign languages through translation and multilingualism in minority communities. She also participates in projects run by the research group Social and Organizational Analysis. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7515-2437

Anthony Pym is Professor of Translation and Intercultural Studies at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili. He was President of the European Society for Translation Studies from 2010 to 2016. He works on sociological approaches to translation and intercultural relations. He holds a doctorate in Sociology from the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris. His publications include Translation and Text Transfer (1992), Epistemological Problems in Translation and its Teaching (1993), Pour une éthique du traducteur (1997), Method in Translation History (1998), Negotiating the Frontier: Translators and Intercultures in Hispanic History (2000), The Moving Text: Translation, Localization, and Distribution (2004), Exploring Translation Theories (2010/2014) and Translation Solutions for Many Languages (2016). He also participates in projects run by the research group Social and Organizational Analysis. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9440-0886

Andrea Roxana Bellot is a researcher (PI SECTI) at the Department of English and German Studies, Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona (Spain), where she teaches English literature and cultural studies. Her research interests focus on the cultural and literary representation of war. Her main publications include: "The Faces of the Enemy: The Representation of the 'Other' in the Media Discourse of the Falklands War Anniversary" (Journal of War & Culture Studies, 2018), "Family Matters: Trauma and the Legacy of War in James Allen Moad II's Outside Paducah: The Wars at Home" (Journal of Contemporary Drama in English, 2021), "High-school students' perception of the American War through literature: a case study from Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam (Journal of Peace Education, 2022), "Crossing Representational Borders in Lola Arias' Minefield/Campo Minado" (Text and Performance Quarterly, 2022). E-mail: andrearoxana.bellot(ELIMINAR)@urv.cat ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0561-2132 

Arturo Gándara Rossi is a doctoral student at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili, working on translation policy for international aid in Central America. He holds a BA in Technical Engineering from the International University of Catalonia (2007) and Masters degrees in Business Administration, Occupational Health and Safety, and Professional Translation, all from the Universitat Rovira i Virgili.