2479Conference on Public Service Interpreting, Birmingham, JUly 2010
- Jul 1, 2010nternational Conference on Public Service Interpreting
The 6th International Critical Link conference will be held from 26-30 July 2010 at Aston University in Birmingham. The main theme is 'Interpreting in a changing landscape'. It is for the first time that this conference which is specifically devoted to Public Service Interpreting is being held in the UK. About 300 participants have registered so far. This conference will bring together representatives from every sphere of the public service interpreting community: academics, interpreting practitioners, employers, trainers, policy makers, service providers and service recipients to shed new light on the vital role that public service/community interpreters play in our world.
More information and the draft programme can be found at the website http://www1.aston.ac.uk/lss/news-events/conferences-seminars/july-2010/critical-link/
We are looking forward to seeing you in Birmingham in July 2010.
On behalf of the local organising committee
Prof Christina Schaeffner
Professor of Translation Studies
Director of Translation Studies
School of Languages and Social Sciences
BIRMINGHAM B4 7ET