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Dec 9, 2022
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Interpretation and Translation
2017 Interpretation and Translation Research Symposium
The Interpretation and Translation Research Symposium is a unique forum for scholars and students from around the world to convene at Gallaudet University to share our research with one another.
The purpose of the Symposium is to promote the exchange of scholarship on signed language interpretation and translation as well as provide a platform for interdisciplinary research across various disciplines including linguistics, communication, sociology, psychology, anthropology, and education.
Symposium Program Book (PDF)
Symposium References (PDF)
We are pleased to announce the keynote speakers for the Symposium:
Dr. Robert Adam
Deafness Cognition and Language Research Centre, University College London
Dr. Beppie van den Bogaerde
Cornell Honorary Visiting Professor
Swarthmore College, Pennsylvania
Professor of Deaf Studies, Hogeschool Utrecht UAS (NL)
Dr. Xiaoyan Xiao
Professor of Interpretation, Xiamen University, China
Co-director, Confucius Institute at University of Delaware
We welcome these outstanding scholars to the Symposium!
Gallaudet University Press has contracted to publish the second Signed Language Interpretation and Translation Research volume. The volume will contain a collection of selected papers from the 2017 Symposium. Presenters may submit a manuscript for consideration to be published in the volume.
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