Nicholas Brealey; 3rd edition
In Reading Between the Signs 3rd edition (PDF); Anna Mindess provides a perspective on the American Deaf culture; a culture that is not widely understood. With the collaboration of 3 distinguished Deaf consultants; Mindess explores the implications of cultural differences at the intersection of the Deaf and hearing worlds.
Used in sign language interpreter training programs worldwide; Reading Between the Signs is a resource for working interpreters; all students; and other professionals. This important new 3rd edition retains practical techniques that enable interpreters to effectively communicate their clients’ intent; while its timely discussion of the interpreter’s role is broadened in a cultural context.
NEW TO THE THIRD EDITION:
New chapters explores the changing landscape of the interpreting field and discusses the concepts of Deafhood and Deaf heart.
This examination of using Deaf interpreters pays respect to the profession; details techniques and shows the benefits of collaboration.