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.