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Meet the Judges for the 2018 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize!

The Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize, which was inaugurated in 2009, recognizes the importance of Asian translation for international literature and promotes the translation of Asian works into English. Stryk was an internationally acclaimed translator of Japanese and Chinese Zen … Continue reading

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Meet the 2018 National Translation Award in Poetry Judges!

The National Translation Award is awarded annually in poetry and in prose to literary translators who have made an outstanding contribution to literature in English by masterfully recreating the artistic force of a book of consummate quality. The NTA is the oldest … Continue reading

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Submissions Open for ALTA 2018 Awards and Conference!

January 17, 2018— The American Literary Translators Association is thrilled to announce that the 2018 award portals are open! The following prizes are now accepting submissions: National Translation Award in Prose, for an exceptional book of translated literature published within the previous … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2017 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize!

October 7, 2017—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the winner of the 2017 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize. The award was officially announced during ALTA’s annual conference, ALTA40: Reflections/Refractions, held this year at the Radisson Blu Downtown … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2017 Italian Prose in Translation Award!

October 7, 2017—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce the winner of the 2016 Italian Prose in Translation Award! The award was officially announced during ALTA’s annual conference, ALTA40: Reflections/Refractions, held this year at the Radisson Blu … Continue reading

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