Audio description: to elicit mental images for those who do not see
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The goal of the project is to organize the Third workshop on audio description and to conduct a pilot study with material from audio description of film performances.
A third workshop on Audio description was organized by Jana Holsanova and Cecilia Wadensjö on March 6th 2014 in Stockholm. The program consisted of focus group discussions on recorded data from audio description of film performances and paper presentations about various aspects of AD.
Among the participants were researchers from cognitive science, linguistics, translation and interpreting science, professional interpreters in audio description, participants with visual impairment, trainers in audio description and representatives from government agencies and organizations working with disability issues (Swedish Braille Authority, Swedish Federation of Visually Impaired and Young Visually Impaired).
|Effective start/end date||2014/01/01 → 2014/12/31|
2019/12/01 → 2021/12/31
Birgitta Sahlén, Peter Gärdenfors, Germund Hesslow, Magnus Lindgren, Sven Strömqvist, Ingela Byström, Eva Sjöstrand, Johan Mårtensson, Annika Andersson, Kristina Hansson, Marianne Gullberg, Roger Johansson, Mikael Johansson, Andreas Falck, Mikael Roll, Freddy Ståhlberg, Merle Horne, Frida Blomberg, Victoria Johansson, Jens Nirme, Agneta Gulz, Joost van de Weijer, Carita Paradis, Betty Tärning, Ines Bramao, Susan Sayehli, Simone Löhndorf, Caroline Willners, Johan Blomberg, Susanne Schötz, Magnus Haake, Jonas Brännström, Emily Grenner, Jana Holsanova, Åsa Wengelin, Magnus Johnsson, Stefan Winberg, Christian Balkenius, Zahra Gharaee & Rasmus Bååth
Swedish Research Council
2008/01/01 → 2018/12/31
Project: Research › Interdisciplinary research
Activity: Talk or presentation › Presentation