Ine Van linthout obtained her PhD from the Humboldt University of Berlin and the University of Antwerp. Her dissertation about “Das Buch in der nationalsozialistischen Propagandapolitik” was published in 2012 by De Gruyter (Berlin/Boston). She is currently affiliated to the Department of Translation, Interpreting and Communication at Ghent University and the Department of Applied Linguistics at VUB. Her main research areas are translation studies, translation history, sociological approaches to literature, discourse analysis, identity construction, and censorship and propaganda with a special focus on the period of Nazi dictatorship. She is a member of the editorial board of Chronotopos – a Journal of Translation History and leads the Belgian-German cultural organization dasKULTURforum.