Basic Bibliography on Court Interpretation

Angelleli, Claudia V. Revisiting the Interpreter’s Role. A Study of Conference, Court, and Medical Interpreters in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Amsterdam/ Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2004.

Berk-Seligson, Susan. The Bilingual Courtroom: Court Interpreters in the Judicial Process (with a new chapter). Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Colin, Joan & Ruth Morris. Interpreters in the Legal Process. Winchester: Waterside Press, 1996.

Crooker, Constance E. The Art of Legal Interpretation: A Guide for Court Interpreters. Portland, Oregon: Portland State University Continuing Education Press, 1996.

de Jongh, Elena M. From the Classroom to the Courtroom: A Guide to Interpreting in the U.S. Justice System.     Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2012.

de Jongh, Elena M. An Introduction to Court Interpreting. Theory and Practice. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1992.

Dueñas González, Roseanne et al. Fundamentals of Court Interpretation. Theory, Policy and Practice. NC: Academic Press, 1991.

Edwards, Alicia B. The Practice of Court Interpreting. Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1992.

Frankenthaler, M.R. Skills for Bilingual Legal Personnel. Cincinnati: South-Western Publishing Company, 1982.

Garzone, Giullana & Viezzi, Maurizio, Eds. Interpreting in the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities. Benjamins Translation Library, 2002.

Hale, Sandra Beatriz. The Discourse of Court Interpreting: Discourse Practices of the Law, the Witness and the Interpreter. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2004.

Hewitt, William E. Court Interpretation: Model Guides for Policy and Practice in the State Courts. Williamsburg, Virginia: National Center for State Courts, 1995.

Katan, David. Translating Cultures: An Introduction for Translators, Interpreters and Mediators. Manchester, UK and Northampton, MA: St. Jerome  Publishing, 1999.

Mason, Marianne. Courtroom Interpreting. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 2008.

Mikkelson, Holly. An Introduction to Court Interpreting. Manchester, UK and Northampton, MA: St. Jerome Publishing, 2000.

Moore, Joanne I. Immigrants in Courts. University of Washington Press, 1999.

O’Barr, William M. Linguistic Evidence: Language, Power, and Strategy in the Courtroom. New York, London, Paris: Academic Press, 1982.

Phelan, Mary. The Interpreter’s Resource. Buffalo: Multilingual Matters, 2001.

Pochhaker, Franz. Introducing Interpreting Studies. London and New York: Routledge, 2004 (reprinted 2007).

Trabing, Eta M., Manual for Judiciary Interpreting. Research Triangle Publishing, 1998.