Category Archives: ALTA Conference

Announcing the 2022 ALTA Book Awards Shortlists

September 7, 2022—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the shortlists for the 2022 Italian Prose in Translation Award (IPTA), Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize, the inaugural Spain-USA Foundation Translation Award (SUFTA), and the National Translation Awards … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2022 ALTA Virtual Travel Fellows

Each year, a number of $500 – $1,000 fellowships are awarded to emerging (unpublished or minimally published) translators to help them pay for hotel and travel expenses to the annual ALTA conference. This year, with ALTA programming held virtually from … Continue reading

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ALTA45: Value(s) in September

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!  Panel: Bringing a New Audience to Arabic Literature, sponsored by the Sheikh … Continue reading

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Check out the full ALTA45: Value(s) schedule!

In case you missed it: the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is excited to be hosting virtual events on literary translation topics through November 2022! The full schedule for ALTA45: Value(s) can be viewed on this webpage, which includes a Google … Continue reading

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Registration Open for Summer Multilingual Translation Workshops!

After the success of our spring Multilingual Translation Workshops, we are excited to bring you a second round of workshops held over the summer! Register here by July 25 to take part in Multilingual Translation Workshops held virtually over Zoom from August 22 – 27. Multilingual … Continue reading

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