Mary Ann Caws is Distinguished Professor of English, French, and Comparative Literature at the Graduate School of City University New York, and a prolific author, editor, and translator from French, and on the faculty of the Women's Studies and Film Certificate Programs. Among her many books is Surprised in Translation (2006), a celebration of translators and translation.

Professor Caws was co-Director of the Henri Peyre French Institute from 1980 to 2002. She is an Officer of the Palmes Académiques (awarded by the French Minister of Education) and a former Trustee of the French Institute of Washington.

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Banipal 46 - 80 New Poems (2013)