Category Archives: ALTA Conference

Finding Your Tribe: Dispatches from ALTA 2014 from Fellow Tenzin Dickie

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until June 1. More information here. The greatest corpus of … Continue reading

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Smelling the Film: Report from ALTA 2014 Fellow Alice Guthrie

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until May 1. More information here.   As I … Continue reading

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A Whole Different Animal: Report from ALTA 2014 Fellow Christopher Tamigi

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until May 1. More information here. I remember having … Continue reading

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That Rare Joy of Being Understood: Report from ALTA 2014 Fellow Sara Novic

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until May 1. More information here. I still have … Continue reading

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A Line of Blue Yaks: Report From ALTA 2014 Fellow Annie Tucker

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until May 1. More information here. For me, being … Continue reading

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ALTA 2015: Translation & Traffic Call For Proposals

ALTA15 TRANSLATION & TRAFFIC  October 28-31, 2015, in Tucson AZ Keynotes: Stephen Snyder & Jerome Rothenberg The annual American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) conference is the largest gathering of literary translators all year. In a different city each fall, hundreds … Continue reading

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ALTA NTA Shortlist Announced

Download the full ALTA NTA Shortlist 2014 Press Release. The winner of the award will be announced at the 2014 ALTA Conference, Nov. 12-15, 2014 in Milwaukee, WI. Here is what the three finalist judges, Barbara Epler (Publisher, New Directions), … Continue reading

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