Jorge Díaz-Cintas

Jorge Díaz Cintas is the Director of the Centre for Translation Studies (CenTraS) at University College London. He is the author of numerous articles and books on audiovisual translation, including Audiovisual Translation: Subtitling (with Aline Remael, 2007), Media for All (co-edited, 2007), The Didactics of Audiovisual Translation (edited, 2008), Audiovisual Translation: Language Transfer on Screen (co-edited, 2009), New Trends in Audiovisual Translation (edited, 2009) and New Insights into Audiovisual Translation and Media Accessibility (co-edited, 2010). He was the president of the European Association for Studies in Screen Translation since 2002 until 2010 as is now one of its directors. He also works as a freelance translator and interpreter and since 2010 has been the Chief Editor of the Peter Lang series New Trends in Translation Studies. He is a member of the international research group TransMedia and an expert board member of the EU LIND-Web.