Carme MangironCarme Mangiron

Carme Mangiron

Lecturer and Program Director of the MA in Audiovisual Translation
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Carme Mangiron is a lecturer and a member of the research group TransMedia Catalonia at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. She is the director of the MA in Audiovisual Translation and has extensive experience as a translator, specializing in software and game localization. Carme’s research interests include game localization, game accessibility, audiovisual translation and accessibility to the media. She has published extensively in international journals, participated in several research projects and is one of the principal investigators of the Researching Audio Description: Translation, Delivery and New Scenarios (RAD), funded by the Spanish Government. Carme is coauthor of Game Localization: Translating for the Global Digital Entertainment Industry (O’Hagan and Mangiron, 2013) and one of the editors of Fun for All: Translation and Accessibility Practices in Video Games (Mangiron, Orero & O’Hagan, 2014).