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  • Dissemination event in Seoul, Korea

    The effort to encourage dialogues between scholars in the filed of audiovisual translation and media & film studies in Korea and the UK continued. On 14 April, Dr Jonathan Evans (PI) and Dr Jinsil choi (CoI) introduced the project to the Korean scholars at Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea. Scholars and graduate students who are interested…

  • [Event] Screening event in Korea

    As part of the dissemination plan of this project, and following the screening event of a Korean film in the UK, a screening event of British media took place at Keimyung University in Korea on the 11th of April 2023. One of the long-running British science fiction television series Dr Who was introduced to the…

  • [Conference] Senate House in London 10-11 February 2023

    The conference on Towards diversity, equality and sustainability in streaming was held on 10-11 February 2023. Project members had a chance to share their in-progress work and give suggestions, and could have many inspiring and thought-provoking questions and suggestions form the audience. Lori Morimoto (University of Virginia) gave a plenary talk on the first day…

  • Conference registration now open!

    The registration for our conference, to be held in Senate House in London 10-11 February 2023. The conference brings together members of the network and other scholars working on Korea media in the UK and British media in Korea. Registration is free for the conference but numbers are limited. You can register through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/towards-diversity-equality-and-sustainability-in-streaming-conference-tickets-516128804147…

  • Glasgow film screening announced

    Our first activity for a general public form this project is a screening of Bong Joon-Ho’s Parasite on 14 December 2022 at 11am in Glasgow Film Theatre, Rose Street, Glasgow. This will be introduced by Dr Zoe Shacklock (St Andrews). You can find details and tickets on our eventbrite page here

  • [Call For Papers] Towards equality, diversity and sustainability in streaming: Korean media in the UK and British media in Korea

    Keynote speakers:   Lori Morimoto (University of Virginia), Jinhee Choi (King’s College London) 10-11 February 2023, Senate House, London Streaming video usage has expanded more than ever before since the Covid-19 pandemic. The growing use of Over-The-Top (OTT) platforms and Video-on-Demand (VOD) services has led to more media content such as TV programs and documentary as well…

  • Second meeting

    The research network met online on 12 July 2022. After discussing the then current UK heatwave, we discussed our future event and publication plans. We’ll soon be putting together the CFP for our London event (to be held in February 2023) and the book proposal for the edited volume resulting from the network. More to…

  • The team’s session on sustainable media ecology has received media attention!

    The team’s session on sustainable media ecology has received media attention in Korea. Visit http://m.indifocus.kr/38570 for more details.

  • Busan Contents Market Conference (9-10 June)

    Project members presented their work at the Busan Contents Market: https://www.ibcm.tv/sub/market/bcm_conference2.php

  • Busan Contents Market Conference Special Interview II

    Dr Jinsil Choi and Dr Jonathan Evans had an interview with Busan English Broadcasting on 10 June. They discussed the process of subtitling/dubbing as well as the distinctive features of audiovisual translation. Specific interview questions included: 1.  EVANS : You are here for Busan Contents Market Conference to speak on the subject of translation in media. …