Federica Ceccoli

PhD Student - University of Bologna

Federica Ceccoli is a PhD student at the Department of Interpreting and Translation (DIT), University of Bologna at Forlì, under supervision of Professor Rachele Antonini. After graduating from the Advanced School of Modern Languages for Interpreters and Translators of the University of Bologna in 2015 with a master thesis on Child Language Brokering under supervision of professor Ira Torresi, she followed up on her academic studies attending a PhD programme in translation, interpreting and intercultural studies. Her research project analyses the role of immigrant adolescents acting as language brokers by means of a mixed methodology including the use of questionnaires, interviews and audio recordings.

Parents’ and Children’s Perspectives on Child Language Brokering: a Comparative Approach