Sharon Bell

Sharon Bell

Assistant Professor of French Translation
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-1818
Fax:
330-672-4009
Biography

Sharon Bell has research interests in literary translation, Caribbean literatures and folklore, and cultural analysis. Among other translations, she has translated "An Appeal to the Sovereigns" (Staël) for Kadish and Massardier-Kenney's Translating Slavery as well as J.S. Alexis' Romancero aux Éoiles. She is currently working on a cultural analysis of Haitian folk tales. Dr. Bell teaches a variety of undergraduate translation courses, as well as scientific and technical translation at the graduate level.

Expertise
French Translation, Haiti, Francophone Caribbean and Africa, Literature, Folklore, Translation, Africa, Classical or Ancient Language or Literature, Mythology, Modern Language or Literature