New PDF release: An Introduction to Audio Description: A practical guide

By Louise Fryer

ISBN-10: 1138848158

ISBN-13: 9781138848153

ISBN-10: 1138848174

ISBN-13: 9781138848177

An advent to Audio Description is the 1st accomplished, simple pupil advisor to the speculation and perform of audio description, or media narration, delivering readers with the abilities wanted for the powerful translation of pictures into phrases for the blind and partially-sighted.


A wide selection of examples – from movie to multimedia occasions and contact excursions in theatre, besides reviews all through from audio description clients, serve to demonstrate the next key themes:

  • the heritage of audio description

  • the audience

  • the felony background

  • how to put in writing, organize and convey a script.


Covering the foremost genres of audio description and supplemented with routines and dialogue issues all through, this can be the basic textbook for all scholars and translators concerned with the perform of audio description. Accompanying movie clips also are on hand at: and at the Routledge Translation reports Portal:

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