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Second Language Speakers and Social Justice: A Case Study in Theoretical and Practical Complexities

April 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

This talk addresses the theoretical complexities of determining what constitutes ‘linguistic justice’ and ‘language access’ in the criminal justice system, and discusses the realities of language-policy making and implementation in two areas: court interpreting and police interrogation and delivery of the Miranda rights to L2 speakers of English.

Co-sponsored by Second Language Acquisition PhD Program and Language Institute.

Register Online Here: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUodO-pqTkiH9VLM4RmpQbLMtdQRj0dRGfa

Details

Date:
April 29, 2022
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://today.wisc.edu/events/view/166835

Organizer

Language Institute
Phone:
(608) 890-4585
Email:
contact@languageinstitute.wisc.edu
Website:
https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/

Venue

Online