Annelise Finegan Wasmoen

Clinical Assistant Professor

Center for Applied Liberal Arts

  • BA, Yale University
  • MA, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Cert., Washington University in St. Louis
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Annelise Finegan Wasmoen is Academic Director and Clinical Assistant Professor of the MS in Translation at the NYU School of Professional Studies Center for Applied Liberal Arts (CALA). An award-winning translator, she has published translations from Chinese including novels, short fiction, and non-fiction by prominent contemporary and historical authors. Annelise has worked for academic and textbook publishers as an acquisitions editor, publishing coordinator, bilingual copy editor, and project manager. She is currently a PhD candidate in Comparative Literature at Washington University in St. Louis, where she completed a Graduate Certificate in Translation Studies and is writing her dissertation, "Translational Stages: Twentieth-Century Chinese Theatrical Modernism.