Jennifer Lertola is a tutor in the School of Languages and Literatures, Translation and Interpreting of the University of Bologna, Italy. She holds a PhD in Second Language Acquisition from the National University of Ireland, Galway. Her main research interests include foreign language education, audiovisual translation and distance learning. Her recent publications include articles in peer-reviewed journals and chapters in edited books.
Cristina Mariotti is Associate Professor of English in the Department of Political and Social Sciences at Pavia University, Italy. Her research is focused on English as a medium of instruction and the use of AV materials in language learning. She is the author of the volume Interaction Strategies in English-medium Instruction (FrancoAngeli, 2007), and she has co-edited the volume Subtitles and Language Learning (Peter Lang 2014).