Carles Sora

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Carles Sora works as adjunct lecturer and researcher of interactive communication at the Audiovisual Communication Studies of UPF, where teaches in graduate and postgraduate courses. Sora holds a PhD in Communication in the field of digital temporalities from UPF (2015), an Interdisciplinary Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media from UPF (2009) and a B.S. in Multimedia.

He works as interactive designer, directs and collaborates in interactive projects in contexts such as cultural and scientific dissemination, theater and education. He was founder member of the study (2009) and director of the Digital Technologies for the Stage programme (2010).

Research Lines:

Interactive Documentaries; Digital Time; Interactive Museography; Digital Performance; Digital Humanities; Digital Art, New Media.

Actual teaching at UPF:

  • End-of-Degree Workshop on Interactive Communication, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication. 
  • 3D animation, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Design and Scripting interactive cultural apps, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Interactive Narratives, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.

Past courses at UPF: 

  • Digital Culture, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Real-time audiovisual programming (max/msp/jitter). Master en Digital Arts.
  • Interactive interfaces for digital arts. Master en Digital Arts.
  • Interactive video for performing arts. Postgraduate course in Digital Technologies for the Stage.
  • Director of Postgraduate course in Digital Technologies for the Stage.
  • Video design, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Infographic techniques, Bachelor's degree in Public Relations.



Sora, Carles. "Models of participation in transmedia documentaries for social change." In i-Docs. Exploring interactive documentary storytelling.. Bristol: i-Docs, 2016.


Sora, Carles. "Timespaces and activism in transmedia documentaries for social change." In Temps et temporalités du Web. Paris: Institut des sciences de la communication CNRS / Paris-Sorbonne / UPMCMC., 2015.
Sora, Carles. Temporalitats digitals. Aproximació a una teoria del temps cinemàtic en les obres audiovisuals interactives In Departament de Comunicació. Vol. PhD Comunicació Social. Barcelona: Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2015. Abstract


Sora, Carles. "El nuevo audiovisual de la web: procedimental, de datos e inmersivo: webdocs y videoclips interactivos." In Jornadas científicas: Animotion Days / Typoweek 2014. Vol. 03. Quaderns BAU 03. Barcelona: BAU, 2014.
Soler-Adillon, Joan, Pere Freixa, Carles Sora, and J. Ignasi Ribas. Towards a conceptualization of the emergent properties of Twitter as an information and news sharing environment. In XX Congreso Internacional de la Sociedad Española de Periodística. Periodismo actual y futuro: investigación, docencia e innovación. Barcelona: Sociedad Española de Periodística , 2014.