Olga Torres-Hostench

List of John Benjamins publications for which Olga Torres-Hostench plays a role.


Torres-Hostench, Olga 2020 Translator training outdoorsTranslation Spaces 9:2, pp. 224–254 | Article
Before the COVID-19 pandemic, there was no real need to integrate outdoor education into translation studies, as it was easy to balance indoor and outdoor time before and after translation classes. However, the lockdown has deeply affected not only learning but also the mental and physical… read more
Torres-Hostench, Olga, Ramon Piqué Huerta and Pilar Cid Leal 2015 Decision-making in the translation of end-user license agreementsCulture & Society issue, pp. 216–239 | Article
EULAs (End-User License Agreements) present specific translation challenges, ones contingent on how the EULAs will be used. In a recent study, the decisions made by forty-seven translation students while translating a EULA were observed and analyzed. The aim of the study was threefold: (1) to… read more
Romero, Lupe, Olga Torres-Hostench y Stavroula Sokoli 2011 La subtitulación al servicio del aprendizaje de lenguas: el entorno LvSBabel 57:3, pp. 305–323 | Article
LvS (Learning via Subtitling) is a subtitling tool for language teaching. The main objective of LvS is to provide educational material for the active learning of foreign languages through subtitled video clips. Using this tool and the specific activities created by the teacher, students can add… read more