Posts By: Sally Gillespie

DCID Conference

Tomorrow I’ll be heading down to Dundalk where Mark Wheatley will be giving the keynote address for the DCID conference, Teaching Sign Language: Inclusion for All More details here UPDATE: Unfortunately I’ve been informed by the conference hotel that the event has been cancelled. It’s a shame the organisers weren’t able to inform registered delegates… Read more »

Conference: Recognition of Sign Languages in the British Isles; Queen’s University Belfast

Translation and Interpreting Studies at Queen’s University Belfast, in association with Action on Hearing Loss and the British Deaf Association, announces a two-day conference to be held in Belfast on 26th and 27th September 2013, to mark the tenth anniversary of government recognition of BSL and ISL in the United Kingdom.   The following speakers… Read more »


Hello everyone and thanks for your interest in my research. I can’t believe I’m 9-months into my research already, although I got a timely reminder of just how quickly time was creeping on when I was required to go through the process of differentiation. ‘Differentiation’ seems to have magical qualities that can reduce undifferentiated PhD… Read more »