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Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Letters, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KUL)

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comprehension Social Sciences
William Shakespeare Arts & Humanities
market Social Sciences
quality control Social Sciences
fragmentation Social Sciences
Romeo and Juliet Arts & Humanities
ideology Social Sciences
innovation Social Sciences

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Projects 1998 2020

ALL: Een nieuw Algemeen Letterkundig Lexicon

Delabastita, D., Van Gorp, R., Vis, G. & Van Bork, G.


Project: Research

Dictionary of literary terms

Delabastita, D. & Legros, G.


Project: Research

Research Output 1983 2017

Algemeen Letterkundig Lexicon: Ruim 4.500 literaire termen verklaard

Delabastita, D. 2017 In : Levende Talen Magazine. 2017, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Peu de latin et moins de grec"? Comment Shakespeare accéda à l'histoire romaine

Borrelli, N. & Delabastita, D. 2017 Tite-Live, une histoire de livres. : 2000 ans après la mort du Prince des historiens latins. Assenmaker, P. (ed.). Namur: Presses universitaires de Namur, p. 122-126 23

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingCatalog chapter contribution

Romeo and Juliet in European Culture

Cerdá, J. F. (ed.), Delabastita, D. (ed.) & Gregor, K. (ed.) 10 Dec 2017 Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins. 331 p. (Shakespeare in European Culture; vol. 1)

Research output: Book/Report/JournalBook

European Culture
Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet
William Shakespeare
Translation Studies

195. Shakespeare without Sweat. Updating and Simplifying Shakespeare's English

Delabastita, D. 2016 The Cambridge Guide to the Worlds of Shakespeare. Smith, B. R. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Vol. 2, p. 1410-1415 6 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary


Chaire Francqui à titre belge 2013-2014

Dirk Delabastita (Recipient), 2013

Prize: National/international honour

Activities 1998 2018

Point de vue et multimodalité. Deuxième conférence de l'Institut NaLTT par Darren Saunders et Anne-Marie Parisot (UQAM) et Paul Sambre (KU Leuven)

Darren Saunders (Keynote Speaker), Anne-Marie Parisot (Keynote Speaker), Paul Sambre (Keynote Speaker), Delabastita, D. (Invited Speaker), Meurant, L. (Invited Speaker), Vandelanotte, L. (Invited Speaker), Darquennes, J. (Member of Scientific Committee), Gonne, M. (Member of Scientific Committee), Sinte, A. (Member of Scientific Committee), Van Mensel, L. (Member of Scientific Committee), Vrydaghs, D. (Member of Scientific Committee)
25 Apr 2018

Activity: Participation in conference

Literary Terminology in the Classroom

Delabastita, D. (Speaker)
1 Dec 2017

Activity: Oral presentation


Bertrand, D. (Organiser), Carlier, M. (Member of Organizing Committee), Delabastita, D. (Member of Organizing Committee), Labate, S. (Member of Organizing Committee), Mettewie, L. (Member of Organizing Committee), Palm, C. (Member of Organizing Committee), Vandevondele, F. (Member of Organizing Committee)
4 Oct 2017

Activity: Festival/Exhibition

Traduction et philosophie. Translation and philosophy.

Delabastita, D. (Member of Scientific Committee)
4 May 20176 May 2017

Activity: Participation to a Symposium, a study Day

9th Annual BAAHE Conference: World / Text / Context

Borrelli, N. (Participant), Delabastita, D. (Participant), Labate, S. (Participant), Van Praet, W. (Participant), Vandelanotte, L. (Participant)
2 Dec 2016

Activity: Participation in conference


'Allo 'Allo! Language and Comedy in a British Sitcom and its Translations (mémoire UCL)

Author: Lambrechts, N., 2006

Supervisor: Delabastita, D. (Co-Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master typesMaster of Philosophy

A Polysystem Approach to British New Wave Film Adaptation, Screen Writing and Dialogue (thèse de doctorat KU Leuven)

Author: Remael, A., 2000

Supervisor: Delabastita, D. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages and Literatures

Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre and its French translations. A comparative analysis (mémoire UCL)

Author: Gwénaëlle Wouters, [. V., 2003

Supervisor: Delabastita, D. (Co-Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master typesMaster

Difference/derivation: feminist translation under review (thèse de doctorat University of Witwatersrand)

Author: Wallmach, K., 1999

Supervisor: Delabastita, D. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages and Literatures