Dr. Janis Cole

Ph.D., Interpretation, Gallaudet University  
M.Ed., Deaf-ASL Studies/Deaf Education, Boston University
B.S., Social Work, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

Research Interests

Translation, Deaf Studies, ASL Studies, Cultural Studies, sociolinguistics of sign language communities, gesture and International Sign, social justice and community forums

Selected Publications and Presentations
Nicodemus, B., Cole, J., & Swabey, L. (in press). Storied classrooms: Narrative pedagogy in American Sign Language-English interpreter education. International Journal of Interpreter Education 17(2).

Cole, J., & Garate-Estes, S. (2016) Interpreters collaboration: Exploring the art of intricacies. Presentation given at Gallaudet University, Washington, DC.

Cole, J. (2014). Best practices for bilingual eBook authoring. Presentation given at Sign Language 2 Hub-DC, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC.

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