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Meet the 2015 ALTA Fellows!

The American Literary Translators Association is pleased to announce the five 2015 ALTA Travel Fellows. Each year, ALTA provides four to six $1000 fellowships to emerging translators to attend the annual ALTA conference. This year ALTA received over 140 applications for … Continue reading

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Canaan Morse (2015 ALTA Travel Fellow)

Canaan Morse is a translator, editor, and poet based in Boston. His translations of Chinese fiction and poetry have appeared in The Kenyon Review, Chinese Literature Today, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, Asymptote, and other places. His first translated novel, … Continue reading

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Christiana Hills (2015 ALTA Travel Fellow)

Christiana Hills is currently in her second year of the PhD program in Translation Studies at Binghamton University. She also holds a BA in French and English from Alma College in Michigan and an MA in Literary Translation (French-English) from … Continue reading

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Anne Greeott (2015 ALTA Travel Fellow)

Anne grew up near Hood Canal and the Olympic Mountains in the Pacific Northwest. She has always been an avid reader, though she didn’t try her hand at literary translation until she translated an excerpt of a racy Spanish play … Continue reading

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Audrey Hall (2015 ALTA Travel Fellow)

Audrey Hall is a freelance translator and social science researcher studying the U.S. system of higher education on a grant from the Gates Foundation. Outside of work, she is contemplating MFA programs in literary translation and suspects that many ALTA … Continue reading

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