Category Archives: ALTA Mentorships

American Literary Translators Association to Receive $23,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

Tucson, AZ—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) has been approved for a $23,000 Grants for Arts Projects award from the National Endowment for the Arts to support ALTA45 and the 2022 Mentorship Program. This project will support the ALTA45: Value(s) … Continue reading

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Meet the 2022 Emerging Translator Mentorship Program Mentees!

Image Description: Thirteen individual pictures of people with various backgrounds. For individual image descriptions, please visit the mentees’ “Learn More” pages. February 10, 2022—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the mentees for the seventh year of … Continue reading

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Meet the Mentors of the 2022 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program

We are excited to introduce the 2022 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 by the … Continue reading

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2022 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program Open for Submissions

September 1, 2021–The American Literary Translators Association is delighted to announce that the 2022 Emerging Translator Mentorship Program submission portals are open! The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program is designed to establish and facilitate a close working relationship between an experienced … Continue reading

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ALTA Selected as Amazon Literary Partnership 2021 Grant Recipient

Grant to Be Earmarked to support the ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program, which aims to empower emerging translators as they translate a full book of poetry, prose, or literary nonfiction into English  Tucson, AZ (June 3, 2021)— The Amazon Literary Partnership … Continue reading

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