Dr. Eades Talk

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Chairperson of NBLCAC, George Hayden, introduces Dr. Eades

Noongar Boodjar Language Centre was very pleased to be able to present a talk in Bunbury last week, by Dr. Diane Eades entitled, ‘Communicating with Aboriginal People of English in Legal Contexts.’

A large group of people attended from local legal services, the police and the judicial sector.

NBLCAC Chairperson, George Hayden, introduced the talk which stimulated a great deal of discussion about the language difficulties Noongar people experience in legal settings and the role translators play for speakers of Aboriginal English.

Dr Diane Eades presents her talk, ‘Communication with Aboriginal Speakers of English in Legal Contexts.’ to an engaged audience.

NBLCAC Board members and staff with Dr. Diane Eades.

L-R Charmaine Councillor, Denise Smith-Ali, Chairperson George Hayden, Dr. Diane Eades, Esther Schipp, Director Gloria Dann, Phyllis Bennell