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Contributions to meetings and congresses, 27 records found
Books and collections, 1 records found
Research literature, 5 records found
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12 p, 1.4 MB Opera accessibility in the 21st century : new services, new possibilities / Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Bestard Bou, Joan Josep (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Edo i Julià, Miquel (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Iturregui-Gallardo, Gonzalo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Permuy, Iris C. (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article describes the challenges faced by a team of audio describers to take existing access services at Liceu Opera House in Barcelona to a new level by offering more access services, more features to personalise, and in various languages. [...]
El presente artículo describe los retos a los que se ha enfrentado un equipo de audiodescriptores al recibir el encargo de incrementar y mejorar los servicios de accesibilidad en el Gran Teatre del Liceu, añadiendo nuevos mecanismos que personalicen cada servicio y ofreciéndolos en varios idiomas. [...]

2019 - 10.24310/TRANS.2019.v0i23.4832
Trans: revista de traductología, Núm. 23 (2019) , p. 245-256  
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17 p, 265.7 KB Television in Catalan for all : a study on sensory accessibility services in Catalan-language broadcasters / Rovira-Esteva, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
People with disabilities or functional diversity form a significant part of the population (15%) and access to communication is a right recognized by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CDPD) ratified by Spain in 2007. [...]
2019 - 10.15581/003.32.4.29-45
Comunicación y sociedad, Vol. 32, núm. 4 (2019) , p. 29-45  
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21 p, 134.9 KB User profiling in audio description reception studies : questionnaires for all / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Defining disability is not an easy task due to its multidimensionality. This paper begins with a revision of some of the most common models to define disability. The second part of the article examines end user profiling in articles, European funded projects and PhD thesis' related to one of the media accessibility modalities: audio description. [...]
2019
InTRAlinea. Online Translation Journal, Vol. 21 (2019)  
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13 p, 258.1 KB Broadcasting and accessibility services currently offered for deaf and hard of hearing viewers by Catalan-language broadcasters / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Rovira-Esteva, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article presents the main results of a usercentered study which seeks to provide an overview of accessibility services for the deaf and hard of hearing on offer from a representative sample of Catalan-language broadcasters. [...]
Este artículo presenta los resultados principales de un estudio centrado en el usuario que pretende radiografiar los servicios de accesibilidad para las personas con pérdida de audición ofrecidos por una muestra representativa de televisiones que emiten en catalán. [...]

2019 - 10.14198/MEDCOM2019.10.2.2
Revista mediterránea de comunicación, Vol. 10, núm. 2 (Juliol 2019)
2 documents
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23 p, 2.7 MB Electrodermal activity as a measure of emotions in media accessibility research : methodological considerations / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Soler Vilageliu, Olga (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Iturregui-Gallardo, Gonzalo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Jankowska, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Méndez Ulrich, Jorge Luis (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article proposes electrodermal activity (EDA) as a new objective measure for experimental studies in media accessibility. It first presents a theoretical framework in which the concept of emotion and its categorisation are presented. [...]
2020
JoSTrans: Journal of Specialised Translation, Núm. 33 (2020)  
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26 p, 645.6 KB From disabilities to capabilities : testing subtitles in immersive environments with end users / Agulló, Belén (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
User testing in media accessibility has often profiled users based on their disabilities: subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, for instance, have been generally tested with their expected target audience, which is deaf and hard-of-hearing users. [...]
En las pruebas con usuarios en los estudios de accesibilidad en los medios, generalmente se define el perfil de los usuarios en relación con su discapacidad: los subtítulos para sordos, por ejemplo, se suelen probar con usuarios sordos o con problemas de audición. [...]

2018 - 10.21071/hikma.v17i0.11167
HIKMA: estudios de traducción, Vol. 17 (2018) , p. 195-220  
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25 p, 382.2 KB Audio description in 360º videos. Results from focus groups in Barcelona and Kraków / Fidyka, Anita (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article discusses how audio description could be integrated into 360º videos by reporting the results from two focus groups conducted in the initial stages of the ImAc project. To involve participants in the research process, the project adopted a user-centered methodology, and a series of focus groups was conducted with professional audio describers and end users to gather feedback about their needs and expectations regarding the implementation of audio description and, secondarily, audio subtitling. [...]
2018 - 10.1075/ts.18018.fid
Translation Spaces, Vol. 7, núm. 2 (2018) , p. 285-303  
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16 p, 361.4 KB Standardising accessibility : transferring knowledge to society / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
This article describes standardisation work in the field of media accessibility with a focus on the international standardisation bodies ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and ITU (International Telecommunication Union). [...]
2018
Journal of Audiovisual Translation, Vol. 1, núm. 1 (2018) , p. 139-154  
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23 p, 295.2 KB One short film, different audio descriptions. Analysing the language of audio description created by students and professionals / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Traducció i d'Interpretació i d'Estudis de l'Àsia Oriental)
Audio description is an access service that translates visuals into words which are then received auditorily by end users. This article aims to compare audio descriptions created by professionals and by students in Spanish, in order to identify commonalities and divergences, if any. [...]
2018 - 10.7764/onomazein.41.04
Onomázein, Núm. 41 (2018) , p. 185-207  
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25 p, 348.4 KB Rendering multilingualism through audio subtitles : shaping a categorisation for aural strategies / Iturregui-Gallardo, Gonzalo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
Multilingualism in films has increased in recent productions as a reflection of today's globalised word. Different translation transfer modes such as dubbing or subtitling are combined to maintain the film's multilingual essence when translated into other languages. [...]
2018 - 10.1080/14790718.2018.1523173
International Journal of Multilingualism, 2019  

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Contributions to meetings and congresses 27 records found  1 - 10nextend  jump to record:
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24 p, 875.4 KB Audio description in 360º videos. Results from usability tests / Fidyka, Anita (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
2019
Media for All International Conference. Estocolm, 8th : 2019  
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22 p, 142.9 KB Closing remarks : keywords / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; EASIT
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))
EASIT Multiplier Event: Creating audiovisual information that is easy to understand. Estocolm, 2 : 2019  
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18 p, 590.7 KB Audio description in 360º videos : results from preliminary tests / Fidyka, Anita (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
2019
ARSAD (Advanced Research Seminar on Audio Description). Barcelona, 7è : 2019  
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12 p, 158.7 KB IO4 presentation / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
2019
ADLAB PRO Multiplier Event : AD Training Materials in Open Access. Barcelona, : 2019  
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28 p, 143.2 KB EASIT Multiplier Event 1 : closing remarks / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; EASIT
This presentation provides an overview of the main discussion points held during EASIT first multiplier event.
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))
EASIT Multiplier Event: Easy-to-understand audiovisual content. Munich, 1 : 2019  
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20 p, 1.2 MB Listening to Chinese blind and partially-sighted users : a questionnaire-based study / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group) ; Rovira-Esteva, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
2019
ARSAD (Advanced Research Seminar on Audio Description). Barcelona, : 2019  
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28 p, 7.2 MB EASIT : Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group) ; Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
This paper presents EASIT, an Erasmus + funded project that aims to define the skills of a new professional profile in Easy Reading (ER) and to develop innovative training materials. The focus in the EASIT project is on audiovisual content and on the hybridization of ER with other existing access services such as subtitling.
2018
Swiss Conference on Barrier-free Communication. Ginebra, Suïssa, 2a : 2018  
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28 p, 10.7 MB Media accessibility : current research and new hybrid scenarios / Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
In my presentation I aim to map current media accessibility research with a focus on projects in which TransMedia Catalonia research group is involved. I will present research opportunities and challenges linked to new hybrid access modes, new technologies and environments, and discuss how new methodologies can be implemented. [...]
2018
Tagung Barrierefrei Kommunikation. Hildesheim, Alemanya, 1 : 2018  
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1 p, 399.3 KB AD in 360° videos : The question of storytelling / Fidyka, Anita (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
2018
Languages and the Media. International Conference on Language Transfer in Audiovisual Media. Berlin, 12 : 2018  
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1 p, 1.1 MB State-of-the-art of AD standards in China / Tor-Carroggio, Irene (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Transmedia Catalonia Research Group)
2018
Languages and the Media. International Conference on Language Transfer in Audiovisual Media. Berlin, 12 : 2018  

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Books and collections 1 records found  
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4 p, 433.6 KB Making immersive media environments accessible : the Immersive Accessibility Project / Orero, Pilar (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Ginebra : UNIGE , 2018
Proceedings of the 2nd Swiss Conference on Barrier-free Communication: Accessibility in educational settings  

Research literature 5 records found  
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42 p, 262.5 KB EASIT IO3 report / Romero Fresco, Pablo (Universidade de Vigo) ; EASIT
This report includes the results stemming from the activities carried out in Intellectual Output 3. This Intellectual Output was primarily aimed at creating the skills card(s) for the new professional profile(s) that can be linked to easy-to-understand (E2U) content creation. [...]
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))
4 documents
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30 p, 1.5 MB EASIT- Multiplier Event 2 - Final Report / Hedberg, Ester (Dyslexiförbundet) ; EASIT
This is an overview of the activities, results, and impact of Multiplier event 2. It was held in Stockholm on the 20th of June 2019. It disseminated the EASIT project, specifically Intellectual output 1 and Intellectual output 2 results.
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))  
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77 p, 622.2 KB EASIT IO2 report / Bernabé, Rocío (SDI München) ; EASIT
This report summarises the results of the project activities conducted during IO2. The goal was to provide recommendations to produce audiovisual information that is easy-to-understand. As defined in the project, IO2 focused on three types of information: news, subtitles, and audio descriptions. [...]
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))
4 documents
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24 p, 951.4 KB EASIT- Multiplier Event 1- Final Report / Bernabé, Rocío (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; EASIT
This report provides an overview of the activities, results, and impact of Multiplier Event 1, which was held in Munich on March 7th and disseminated the EASIT project, and more specifically IO1 results.
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))  
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67 p, 755.9 KB EASIT IO1 report / Perego, Elisa (Università degli studi di Trieste) ; EASIT
EASIT IO1 report summarizes the results of an online survey involving 128 participants. Its objective was to gather information on the current situation regarding the training and practice of easy-to-understand (E2U) content in the EU, especially in the countries involved in the EASIT project. [...]
2019 (EASIT (Easy Access for Social Inclusion Training))
4 documents

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