Category Archives: ALTA Conference

Meet the 2020 Emerging Translator Mentorship Program Mentors!

ALTA is delighted to introduce the 2020 Emerging Translator Mentorship Program mentors! 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 … Continue reading

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Last Chance: ALTA42 Panels Seeking Participants

It’s not too late! But don’t wait long to get involved in the fun we’re planning for ALTA42: Sight and Sound, ALTA’s 42nd annual conference being held this year in Rochester, NY from November 7-10! A list of accepted sessions … Continue reading

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Last Chance: ALTA Awards and Conference Submissions Closing Today!

Session submissions are closing today for ALTA’s annual conference, ALTA42: Sight and Sound, being held this year in Rochester, NY from November 7-10! To see the full call for sessions and find out more about the conference, check out our website, and see proposal guidelines here. Please … Continue reading

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Living Translation: A Report from 2018 Travel Fellow Elina Alter

Each year, 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1,000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. At the conference, ALTA Fellows are invited to read their translated work at a keynote event, giving … Continue reading

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Finding Community and Belonging at ALTA 2018: A Report from 2018 Travel Fellow Maggie Zebracka

Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1,000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA Travel Fellow are open this year until April 15. In 2013, I … Continue reading

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