Jo Catling studied at the universities of Oxford, Freiburg-im-Breisgau and Tübingen and has taught at a number of universities, including Oxford, Durham and Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
From 1989-1992 she was Research Fellow in Arts at the University of Durham, affiliated to the Department of German. She joined UEA in 1993 as Lecturer in German Literature and Language in the School of Modern Languages and European Studies. Together with the late Professor W.G. Sebald, Professor Clive Scott and Professor Michael Robinson, in 1999 she transferred to EAS, now LIT, where she convenes the undergraduate and MA programmes in Comparative Literature.
The translations in MPT Series 3/7 Love and War were done by Jo Catling and ‘I Zansotinni’ who are: Will Buck, Megan Clark, Aaron Deveson, Jonathan Evans, Eugenia Loffredo, Stefan Tobler, Peter Waterhouse.