Nieves Jiménez Carra holds a PhD in Translation and Interpreting from the Universidad de Málaga (Spain). She is a full-time lecturer and researcher in Translation at the Universidad Pablo de Olavide (Seville, Spain), where she currently teaches Specialised Translation at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Her main research interests include audiovisual and literary translation. She has written books, articles and book chapters in these fields. Her recent research focuses on the translation of language variation in both audiovisual and literary texts.