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August 2020

*Online* West Midlands Presents….Akbar Sikder: Will Ethnic Diversity Change Interpreting?

August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The West Midlands region is very pleased to welcome Akbar Sikder to deliver this evening's webinar: Will ethnic diversity change interpreting? Examining ethnicity and culture in signed language interpreting practice. Those who work in the sign language interpreting profession may have observed that interpreters are not very ethnically diverse, with the majority of interpreters being of white British ethnicity and coming from hearing families. This is despite considerable ethnic diversity among the general UK population and within the deaf community. How does ethnic…

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