Cristina García de Toro

Universitat Jaume I, Spain

Dr. Cristina García de Toro is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Translation and Communication at Universitat Jaume I, Spain. Her main areas of interest are translation between languages in contact, mainly between Catalan and Spanish (sociolinguistics, bilingualism, language policy and teaching), and translation of children’s literature. She is author of La traducción entre lenguas en contacto: catalán y español (Peter Lang, 2009), Teories Actuals de la Traductologia (Bromera, 2010, in collaboration with Frederic Chaume), several articles published in refereed journals such as Babel, Meta, Sendebar, Quaderns and TRANS. She is a member of the audiovisual translation research group TRAMA, and also a member of the publishing board of the journal AILIJ Anuario de investigación en literatura infantil y juvenil. She is an active translator of children’s literature from Catalan into Spanish.

Interventionism, a key notion in the research on Translation of Children’s Literature