‘This is what a sign language interpreter looks like’

Sign language interpreters in Japan have been hailed for their ability to convey information through spoken words.Now, some of them are finding their own jobs.Sign language interpreter Rina Tanimoto is one of them.“There’s a lot of sign language in Japan and it’s difficult to get work, but I’ve been working as a sign interpreter for […]

How to read modern languages

The modern languages community has been abuzz about how linguists are changing their thinking.The rise of the Internet has brought new audiences to language and media studies, and the ability to make connections between people has made the language of the 21st century even more accessible to the general public.In this article, we take a […]