ARTIS@Heriot-Watt2015 – Interpreter-mediated Justice: Different Languages, Different Research Methodologies


Interpreter-mediated Justice: Different Languages, Different Research Methodologies

George Davis Lecture Theatre, Esmee Fairbarn Building, Heriot-Watt University
Saturday 7th November 2015

ARTIS will hold this event at Heriot-Watt University on 7th November 2015. It is a one-day event aimed primarily at doctoral students, postdoctoral, and early career researchers.

This event will feature the following speakers:

  • Prof Jemina Napier (Heriot-Watt University) Overview of the Justisigns project & legal interpreting research; Access to legal sign language interpreting across Europe; Deaf jurors access to jury deliberations through interpreters
  • Heidi Salaets (KU Leuven) and Prof Ursula Böser (Heriot-Watt University) Co-Minor/ Interpreting with children in investigative interviews
  • Rob Skinner (Heriot-Watt University) Perceptions of access to police interpreting in the UK
  • Eloisa Monteoliva (Heriot-Watt University) Transparent language constellations in interpreter-mediated police interviews
  • Prof Graham H. Turner and Robert Skinner Interpreter-mediated police interviews in a multimodal context
  • Dr Sabine Braun (University of Surrey) AVIDICUS/ Video conferencing and interpreting in legal proceedings

The programme and further details can be accessed here.

Registration now open – book soon to avoid disappointment: