Carme Mangiron, PhD, is a lecturer and a member of the research group TransMedia Catalonia at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).
She is the Chair of the MA in Audiovisual Translation and has extensive experience as a translator, specializing in software and game localization.
Her research interests include game localization, game accessibility audiovisual translation and accessibility to the media. She has published extensively in international journals and participated in several research projects.
She is co-author of Game Localization: Translating for the Global Digital Entertainment Industry (O’Hagan and Mangiron, 2013), one of the editors of Fun for All: Translation and Accessibility Practices in Video Games (Mangiron, Orero & O'Hagan, 2014) and the main organizer of the Fun for All: Translation and Accessibility in Video Games and Virtual Worlds Conference, which started in 2010 and runs every two years.