Dr Pierre-Alexis Mével

Dr Pierre-Alexis Mével
Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
+44 (0)115 951 5893

Expertise summary

Alex is an expert in the translation of works of fiction and can talk about audiovisual translation, film subtitling, dubbing, audio description, language in films and questions of accessibility for diverse audiences.

He can comment on audience reception of films and the way film entertainment is consumed in translation by audiences, for example the Oscar-winning movie Parasite in 2020 and the 'one-inch-tall barrier of subtitles'.

Alex has given media interviews for newspapers and magazines. He has also been interviewed on radio about the translation of science fiction films, and the representation of languages in sci-fi films.

Alex is interested in external consultancy and research collaboration opportunities. 

Media Relations - External Relations

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