Working Seminar for Deaf Interpreters Call for Papers


efsli working seminar for Deaf Interpreters and translators


Abstract submission deadline: May 31, 2014


“Settings where Deaf Interpreters and Translators are Employed“
Date: September 10 and 11, 2014

KU Leuven, Antwerp

The aim of the seminar is to review and describe diverse settings
 (e.g. T.V., web-based translations, court, conferences, governmental agencies etc) in Europe, where Deaf interpreters and/or translators are engaged. It also aims to illustrate strategies of team interpreting.

Leaders: Dr. Robert Adam and Prof. Dr. Christian Rathmann

Submission guidelines:

– Abstracts are invited for 15-minute presentations (plus 10 minutes for discussion). 

All presentations will be delivered in International Sign.

– Abstracts must be videotaped in International Sign (max. 5 minutes) and be sent via Dropbox, Vimeo or YouTube to

– Contain the following information:
Title of the paper – Name of author(s) – Affiliation(s)
- Address(es)
- Email address(es)

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