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Call for NTA Expert Readers in Poetry and Prose!

ALTA is seeking expert readers for the 2017 National Translation Awards! We are looking for readers in the following languages: Arabic | Chinese | French | German | Hungarian | Japanese Mongolian | Portuguese | Romanian | Spanish | Swedish … Continue reading

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Grief and Stasis: Review of “August”

by Jaclyn Kershaw August, by Romina Paula and translated by Jennifer Croft, might be difficult to read for some: it is a stream of conscious style of writing wherein the protagonist, who suffers from anxiety and depression, herself has trouble … Continue reading

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Meet the Mentors: Steve Bradbury

The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to facilitate and establish a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by the emerging translator. The mentorship duration is approximately one year. The … Continue reading

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Intern with ALTA!

ALTA is offering internships with our awesome social media team! If you’re looking to be a part of a group of fun- and translation-loving peers, you’ve found your place. You’ll learn to manage the responsibility of bringing translation news and … Continue reading

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Meet the Mentors: Bill Johnston

The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to facilitate and establish a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by the emerging translator. The mentorship duration is approximately one year. The … Continue reading

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