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Meet the 2020 Candidates for the ALTA Board

Voting for ALTA’s new Board members opens this Monday, August 10. ALTA will fill 1 seat for Secretary and 5 seats for At-Large Board members, with terms beginning at this year’s conference. In order to vote, you must be an … Continue reading

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Workshops and Pitch Sessions at ALTA43: In Between

Registration for ALTA43: In Between is open! Registration rates look different this year: we’ve set our base registration at an at-cost price of $100, and introduced tiered pay-what-you-can options. If you register at the $125 or $200 levels, you’ll be able … Continue reading

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ALTA43 Collaboration with Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre

ALTA is delighted to be collaborating with Tucson’s Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre for a reading of a play in translation at ALTA43: In Between. We are excited to announce that the Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre has selected The Crack: Among Wild Animals by Gracia … Continue reading

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ALTA43: In Between Registration is Open!

The American Literary Translators Association is excited to announce that registration for ALTA43: In Between is open! This year’s virtual ALTA conference will kick off on International Translation Day, September 30, 2020, for two and a half weeks of daily … Continue reading

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American-Scandinavian Foundation Prize Open for Submissions

The American-Scandinavian Foundation Translation Prize is currently open through September 1, annually awarding three prizes for outstanding translations of poetry, fiction, drama, or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author born after 1900! Prizes range from $2,000 – $2,500, with … Continue reading

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