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Applications for the 2023 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program Close Today

Applications for the 2023 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program close at 11:59pm PT today! The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to establish and facilitate a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by … Continue reading

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Submission Opportunity for Massachusetts Translators

Calling Massachusetts translators! There is a NEW category for translated books for the 23rd Mass Book Awards, which recognize compelling works of Massachusetts. It is free to enter, and translators must be a current resident of Massachusetts (adult and younger reader … Continue reading

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ALTA45: Value(s) in November

The full ALTA45 schedule can be viewed on this webpage, which includes a Google Calendar so you can add events to your own calendar, and a link to view presenters’ bios! And click here to view the full ALTA45: Value(s) Program Book. November Events at … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2022 Plays in Translation Contest: Chins Up! Shoulders Back!

The America Literary Translators Association (ALTA), in collaboration with the Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre in Tucson, AZ, is excited to announce the winner of the 2022 Plays in Translation Contest! This year’s competition winner, Chins Up! Shoulders Back! by Ainur … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2022 National Translation Award (NTA) in Poetry: PURGATORIO

October 6, 2022—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2022 National Translation Award (NTA) in Poetry! 2022 marks the twenty-fourth year for the NTA, and the eighth year to award separate prizes in … Continue reading

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