Category Archives: ALTA Fellows

Meet the 2021 Virtual Travel Fellows!

Each year, between four and six $1,000 fellowships are awarded to emerging (unpublished or minimally published) translators to help them pay for hotel and travel expenses to the annual ALTA conference.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 the ALTA conference held jointly online … Continue reading

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Meet the 2021 ALTA Travel Fellowships Judges!

Normally there are 4-6 $1,000 fellowships to bring emerging (unpublished or minimally-published) translators to the ALTA conference. With the shift to a hybrid conference this year in light of the pandemic, there will instead be a number of $500 fellowships to celebrate … Continue reading

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The 2020 Virtual Travel Fellowship Audio Chapbook is Here!

Congratulations once more to the winners of the 2020 Virtual Travel Fellowships, including the fifth annual Peter K. Jansen Memorial Travel Fellowship! ALTA celebrates this year’s Virtual Travel Fellows with a downloadable audio chapbook of the Fellows reading from their translations, introduced by 2009 Travel Fellow Robin Myers. You can now listen … Continue reading

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Meet the 2020 Virtual ALTA Travel Fellows!

The winners of the 2020 Virtual Travel Fellowships, including the fifth annual Peter K. Jansen Memorial Travel Fellowship, are here! Normally there are 4-6 $1,000 fellowships to bring emerging (unpublished or minimally-published) translators to the ALTA conference. With the shift to a virtual conference this year … Continue reading

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Just a Few Days Left to Submit to ALTA’s 2020 Awards!

The 2020 ALTA awards cycle closes this Monday, May 4 at 11:59pm PT! The following prizes are accepting submissions: National Translation Award in Prose, for an exceptional book of translated prose published within the previous year National Translation Award in Poetry, for an … Continue reading

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