Northwest Region Book Club

January 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm  Free Open to both Members and Non-members, this is an opportunity to share ideas and good practice in a relaxed environment. It is also an opportunity to showcase the positive contribution ASLI is making to the interpreting profession. Please note the new location. Close to St Peter’s Tram Stop Read more…

Celebrating International Translator Day 2019

The Centre for Translation & Interpreting Studies in Scotland at Heriot-Watt University & The Translation Studies programme at the University of Edinburgh jointly invite you to an event in honour of International Translator Day 2019 Many translators have begun to see translation as a form of activism and this is also reflected in the call Read more…

40 years since the first BSL research workshop

Reposted from: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/dcal/dcal-news/news-2019-2020/forty-anniversary-workshop-bsl-newcastle-1979-event Did you know this year is 40 years since the first BSL research workshop in Newcastle? The first workshop on British Sign Language was held on 11-13 May 1979 and resulted in the publication of a volume “Coding British Sign Language. With the British Deaf Association and Heriot-Watt University, DCAL is organising a one-day Read more…