Category Archives: ALTA Mentorships

Meet the Mentors: Mara Faye Lethem

The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to facilitate and establish a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by the emerging translator. The mentorship duration is approximately one year. The … Continue reading

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Meet the 2017-2018 Emerging Translator Mentors!

The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to facilitate and establish a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by the emerging translator. The mentorship duration is approximately one year. The … Continue reading

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ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is Now Accepting Applications!

Mentorships in Catalan, Korean poetry and prose, and Russian prose Non-language-specific mentorships, one in poetry and one in prose Book-length project to be completed during mentorship year Projects to be presented at ALTA40: Reflections/Refractions (October 5-8, 2017 in Minneapolis, MN) … Continue reading

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Meet the 2016 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentees!

French, Polish, Russian, and Singaporean mentorships Book-length project to be completed during mentorship year Projects to be presented at ALTA39: Translation & Crossings (October 6-9, 2016 in Oakland, CA) ALTA is pleased to announce the mentees for the second year … Continue reading

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Sabrina Jaszi (2016 ALTA Mentee)

┬áSabrina Jaszi is a fiction writer and translator of Russian fiction and poetry, based in Illinois. She earned her M.F.A. in fiction writing from the University of Florida and also holds an M.S. in Library Science from the University of … Continue reading

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