Rita Kothari

Rita Kothari is Professor of English at Ashoka University. A distinguished translator, Kothari is also a leading theoretician of translation studies and internationally known for books such as Translating India: The Cultural Politics of English and A Multilingual Nation. Kothari is a multilingual scholar and her translation interests are manifest in the way she moves between various languages through research and pedagogy. She also writes extensively on language politics, partition, and the literary and social traditions of Gujarat and Sindh.