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André Alphons Lefevere (1945 – 27 March 1996) was a translation theorist. He had studied at the University of Ghent (1964–1968) and then obtained his PhD at the University of Essex in 1972. When he died of acute leukemia, he was Professor of Germanic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.
|Died||27 March 1996(1996-03-27) (aged 50–51)|
|Alma mater||University of Essex|
|Thesis||Prolegomena to a grammar of literary translation: An investigation into the process of literary translation based on an analysis of various translations of Catullus' 64th poem (1972)|
|Institutions||University of Texas at Austin|