Are you a bilingual social justice activist or worker who would like to learn more about interpreting and translating in a social justice context to empower immigrant communities and build alliances across communities?
Interpreting for Social Justice March 21-23
This workshop aims to:
To build a cadre of skilled social justice interpreters in the Southeast and Appalachia who can empower immigrant communities by providing language accessibility to promote social justice
To encourage local leadership in immigrant communities through sharing skills by training other community members in social justice interpreting
To create multilingual spaces in social justice communities where language is used democratically as a movement-building tool of power
Questions? Email Josh,
email@example.com or call at 540-421-2265
REGISTRATION FEES (based on income or organization budget) Full and partial scholarships available. If your organization is paying for you to attend, please use your yearly organizational budget to determine your fee.
$15 - $25,000
$25 - $35,000
$35 - $45,000
$45 - $55,000
WHO THIS IS FOR: Bilingual social justice activists and workers who would like to learn more about interpreting and translating in a social justice context to empower immigrant communities and build alliances across communities.
SESSIONS WILL INCLUDE:
Interpreter Role and Ethics
Use of interpreting equipment
Differences and similarities in social justice interpreting
Impact of language barriers in social justice movement building
How to create a multilingual space
Hands-on interpreting by participants throughout the workshop
Please Note: Participants should be able to commit to the entire program schedule (Friday 9 am through Sunday 4 pm).
Faber, VA 22938