Biography: Dr. Martínez-Sierra
Dr. Martínez-Sierra teaches Audiovisual Translation and Specialised Translation at the Department of Spanish Language, General Linguistics and Translation and Interpretation of the University of Murcia. Besides his PhD in Translation Studies (2004; Jaume I University), he holds a BA in English Language and Culture (1995; Jaume I University) and an MA in Intercultural Communication (2001; University of Maryland, Baltimore County). He has published several articles dealing with audiovisual translation and culture. He has also published a book on the translation of humour in audiovisual texts.