Archive | April, 2014

Angela Roth - Sign Language Interpreter

Angela Roth Joins StreetLeverage – Live 2014 Speaker Line-Up

April 4, 2014: We are pleased to welcome Angela Roth to the StreetLeverage – Live 2014 speaker line-up. In her talk, Seriously!? Do Sign Language Interpreters Still Need to Talk About Diversity?, Angela will address the depth of the challenges our profession still faces addressing individual and collective cross-cultural reality, respect and responsibility. Read Angela’s bio here and connect with her on

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Anna Witter-Merithew

Stepping Out of the Shadows of Invisibility: Toward a Deeper Conceptualization of the Role of Sign Language Interpreters

Anna presented, Stepping Out of the Shadows of Invisibility: Toward a Deeper Conceptualization of the Role of Sign Language Interpreters, at StreetLeverage – Live 2013 in Atlanta, GA. Her talk examined how interpreters tend to approach role conception, definition and implementation from an  interpreter-centric perspective.  In large part, this interpreter-centric approach to our work is the result of

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