Promoting Professional Development and Best Practice in EE
Race, Social Justice, and Interpretation
Date and Time:
Thursday, June 25, 2020, 2:00pm
Thursday, June 25, 2020, 9:00am
Recent events have thrust issues of race and social justice to the forefront of the national conversation, but systemic inequities have been obstacles for generations. Interpreters are uniquely positioned to effect positive change, but what actions can we take, regardless of where we work or what we interpret, to overcome injustice, not only at our sites but throughout society? This panel discussion highlights accomplished interpreters who work to serve underserved populations, promote cultural understanding, and amplify voices for positive change.