But the concept of trusting the other, even in different circumstances is intriguing to me. How about for you?
Questions to deepen your practice: What barriers do you experience to holding space for consumers? What do you need to be able to hold space for others? What is the relationship between your interpreting and/or teaching practice and the idea of holding space?
Questions to Deepen Your Practice – What do you believe about ways of being human? – What do you want to remember about your function as an interpreter in other’s interactions? – What do you want to contribute to the space? Anxiety, calm, openness, etc? – What do you want to characterize your presence as…
Connecting the Dots
I was immediately struck by this analogy, and as in most things, I see implications for interpreting and interpereter eduation immediately. This analogy of connecting the dots to reveal the picture, feels very relevant to the puzzle that is meaning transfer across languages and people.