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Applications for the 2021 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program are Open!

September 8, 2020–The American Literary Translators Association is delighted to announce that the 2021 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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Meet the 2020 Candidates for the ALTA Board

Voting for ALTA’s new Board members opens this Monday, August 10. ALTA will fill 1 seat for Secretary and 5 seats for At-Large Board members, with terms beginning at this year’s conference. In order to vote, you must be an … Continue reading

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Workshops and Pitch Sessions at ALTA43: In Between

Registration for ALTA43: In Between is open! Registration rates look different this year: we’ve set our base registration at an at-cost price of $100, and introduced tiered pay-what-you-can options. If you register at the $125 or $200 levels, you’ll be able … Continue reading

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ALTA43: In Between Registration is Open!

The American Literary Translators Association is excited to announce that registration for ALTA43: In Between is open! This year’s virtual ALTA conference will kick off on International Translation Day, September 30, 2020, for two and a half weeks of daily … Continue reading

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American-Scandinavian Foundation Prize Open for Submissions

The American-Scandinavian Foundation Translation Prize is currently open through September 1, annually awarding three prizes for outstanding translations of poetry, fiction, drama, or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author born after 1900! Prizes range from $2,000 – $2,500, with … Continue reading

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