June, 2012

Do You Resemble the Sign Language Interpreter in Your Head?

Do You Resemble the Sign Language Interpreter in Your Head?

Its part of the human experience to tell ourselves a story about the kind of person we are and why we choose to do what we do. This innate storytelling tendency extends to the professional personas we build as sign … More

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Sign Language Interpreters: A Big StreetLeverage Thank You!

Sign Language Interpreters: A Big StreetLeverage Thank You!

It is surreal to me that this month marks the 12th month that StreetLeverage has been working to amplify the voice of the sign language interpreter. As my mind races in review of the last year, I find myself incredibly … More

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The Duality of the Sign Language Interpreter

The Duality of the Sign Language Interpreter

Before I can even consider being an ally to Deaf people in the face of societal audism, as a sign language interpreter I must address another overlooked and, at times, more pernicious enemy—the sign language interpreting profession itself. Enemy is, … More

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