On audio-recorded presentations, Australian accents, and translated deaf selvesMarch 22, 2019
By: Annelies Kusters and Jemina Napier, 14 September 2018 Annelies: What do people think when they see a signing person on stage, and hear a simultaneous interpretation? On Thursday 6 September, I gave a keynote presentation at BAAL titled “Sign multilingual […]
Shaping the future of disability policy for 2020 and beyondMarch 21, 2019
The National Disability Strategy 2010-2020 is about creating a more inclusive society that enables Australians with disability to fulfil their potential as equal citizens. It is also the main way Australia implements the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in […]
Stages of Competence: Sign Language Interpreters and the 8th Year ClimbMarch 20, 2019
Practice professions like sign language interpreting progress through cycles of learning that can leave us exhausted, feeling like we’re always just beginning. But really it means there’s always more to discover! To read the full article – click here.
Farewell Bernie Chapman & Sheree Murray is now SecretaryMarch 19, 2019
The ASLIA Board regretfully has accepted the resignation of Secretary Bernie Chapman (Qld). The Board sincerely appreciates her contribution to ASLIA during her time as Director and more recently as Secretary. Sheree Murray, ACT Director, has taken up the mantle […]