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The Power of Language to Save Lives (Poster)

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dc.contributor.author Petras, Rebecca
dc.date.accessioned 2016-04-01T17:46:41Z
dc.date.available 2016-04-01T17:46:41Z
dc.date.issued 2016-04-19
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11209/9393
dc.description.abstract Rebecca Petras is Deputy Director of Translators without Borders. In 2013 she developed TWB’s Words of Relief, the first-ever global crisis translation network. Words of Relief was piloted in Kenya and has subsequently been deployed in West Africa, Burundi, Nepal, and Europe for the refugee crisis. Prior to TWB, Rebecca handled marketing and public relations for a number of localization and technology providers; she also served as vice president at Ketchum International, senior account manager at Dan Pinger Public Relations and professional writer at Andersen Consulting. She holds a master’s in journalism from Columbia University in the City of New York and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. Rebecca currently resides in Moscow, Russia. Date, time and place of event : Tuesday April 19, 2016, CAPA Symposium en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Bennington Translates ; Office of the Dean en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Posters en_US
dc.subject Translating and interpreting en_US
dc.subject CAPA Symposium en_US
dc.title The Power of Language to Save Lives (Poster) en_US
dc.title Bennington Translates 2016 with Support from the Dean's Office
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