Category Archives: ALTA Conference

IPTA 2017 Shortlist: We Want Everything

The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2017 Italian Prose in Translation Award. Starting in 2015, the Italian Prose in Translation Award (IPTA) recognizes the importance of contemporary Italian prose (fiction and literary … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2017 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorships!

August 16, 2017 — The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the mentees for the third year of the ALTA Emerging Mentorship Program. Congratulations to our eight exceptional emerging translators: Madeleine Campbell (Non-Language-Specific Poetry) Madeleine Campbell has … Continue reading

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Meet the ’17 Mentees: E.J. Koh

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 emerging translator … Continue reading

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Meet the ’17 Mentees: Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello

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 emerging translator … Continue reading

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Meet the ’17 Mentees: Joungmin Lee Comfort

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 emerging translator … Continue reading

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