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  • The University of Western Australia (M204), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
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Personal profile

Funding overview

Summer School Scholarship, 2017.

Postgraduate Publication Grant, 2015.

Postgraduate Teaching Internship Scheme, 2013.

 

Biography

I did my BA and MA studies in Modern Languages and Translation at Università degli Studi di Milano and Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
I then completed a PhD titled, "Australia Translated. A source-oriented translation of Elizabeth Jolley's Mr Scobie's Riddle" under the supervision of Prof. John Kinder and Prof. Tanya Dalziell at The University of Western Australia.
I have been involved in the teaching of units of Italian Studies and Translation Studies since 2012.
I am currently teaching and coordinating units of Spanish, Translation and Italian.

Roles and responsibilities

Master of Translation Studies (co-ordinator)
Spanish Studies (co-ordinator)
Italian Studies (lecturer)

Future research

I am interested in the teaching of foreign languages, particularly Italian and Spanish; the use of social media in the foreign language classroom; Translation Studies and applied translation.

Funding overview

Postgraduate Teaching Internship Scheme, 2013.
Postgraduate Publication Grant, 2015.
Summer School Scholarship, 2017.

Current projects

TRANSLATION: I am currently working on the translation of a collection of short novels.
I am translating contemporary Italian poetry.
RESEARCH: I am investigating in the use of social media in the foreign language classroom and looking into new methods of teaching Spanish as a foreign language.

Research

Translation Studies; Italian Studies; Spanish Studies; Second Language Acquisition

Languages

Italian
Spanish
English

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Research Output 2011 2018

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 7 Article
  • 1 Book
  • 1 Book/Film/Article review
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
Criticism
Riddles
Literary Works
Original Work
Monographs

A Young Director: Mr Heart

Cavaliere, R. & Gadd, A. (Translator), Dec 2017, In : Colloquy: Text, Theory, Critique. 34, 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Blended Learning
quiz
listening comprehension
Teaching
language
Open Access
student
speaking
Teaching
language
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Prizes

Excellence in Teaching

Anna Gadd (Recipient), May 2019

Prize: Award

career
Teaching

Teaching Excellence Award

Anna Gadd (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Award