Archive | July, 2014

Carla Mathers - StreetLeverage - Live 2014 Talk

Perception Conflicts: The Role of Sign Language Interpreters in Court

Carla Mathers presented Perception Conflicts: The Role of Sign Language Interpreters in Court at StreetLeverage – Live 2014 | Austin. Her talk examined the perspective of court interpreters from the point of view of the court and the attorneys. You can find the PPT deck for her presentation here. [Note from StreetLeverage: What follows is an English translation

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Jean A. Miller

StreetLeverage Proudly Presents Jean A. Miller

StreetLeverage is delighted to announce that Jean A. Miller has joined the team as a Lead Content Editor. Jean will be responsible for overseeing the editing and publishing of weekly posts on www.streetleverage.com. [Click to view post in ASL] StreetLeverage is widely known for its commitment to curating and publishing insightful articles and relevant content

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Groupishness: What Sign Language Interpreters Think and Express, They do

Groupishness: What Sign Language Interpreters Think and Express, They do

From its root, language represents the essence of who we are–it embodies the very foundation of our culture. Our language, unique in expression, syntax, style of discourse and conceptualizations, reflects our most unique personal and cultural differences. Our use of language illustrates how we view ourselves and how we perceive every aspect of the world

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