Interpreting In Multilingual, Multicultural Contexts

Interpreting In Multilingual, Multicultural Contexts

by Rachel Locker McKee
     
 

The Seventh Volume in the Studies in Interpretation Series features 19 international studies that probe the complex nature of interpreted interaction involving Deaf and hearing people of diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

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Overview

The Seventh Volume in the Studies in Interpretation Series features 19 international studies that probe the complex nature of interpreted interaction involving Deaf and hearing people of diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563684456
Publisher:
Gallaudet University Press
Publication date:
04/30/2010
Series:
Gallaudet Studies In Interpret Series, #7
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Rachel Locker McKee is Senior Lecturer in the School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Jeffrey E. Davis is Associate Professor, Educational Interpreter Program, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, TN.

Table of Contents

Introduction vii

Part 1 Expanding Frontiers: ASL-English-Spanish Interpreting in the United States

Sign Language Interpreting at the Border of the Two Californias Claire Ramsey Sergio Peña 3

Trilingual Video Relay Service (VRS) Interpreting in the United States David Quinto-Pozos Kristie Casanova de Canales Rafael Treviño 28

Constructing a Valid and Reliable Trilingual Interpreting Testing Instrument Roseann Dueñas González Paul Gatto John Bichsel 55

Part 2 Mediating Indigenous Voices

Constructing Roles in a Maori Deaf Trilingual Context Rachel Locker McKee Stephanie Awheto 85

Signed Languages of American Indian Communities: Considerations for Interpreting Work and Research Jeffrey E. Davis Melanie McKay-Cody 119

Interpreting for Indigenous Australian Deaf Clients in Far North Queensland Australia Within the Legal Context Karin Fayd'herbe Ryan Teuma 158

Part 3 Globalizing: Interpreting in International Contexts

Developing Protocols for Interpreting in Multilingual International Conferences Ted Supalla Patricia Clark Sharon Neumann Solow Ronice Muller de Quadros 197

Sign Language Interpreting in Multilingual International Settings Maya de Wit 226

Contributors 243

Index 248

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