Category Archives: Calls

2021 Gulf Coast Prize in Translation Open for Submissions

The 2021 Gulf Coast Prize in Translation is open to short prose, fiction, and nonfiction in translation! The winner receives $1,000 and publication, and honorable mentions receive $250. All submissions will be considered for online publication. This year’s prize is judged … Continue reading

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6th Annual JLPP International Translation Competition Opening Soon for Submissions

The 6th JLPP International Translation Competition is calling aspiring English and Spanish translators of Japanese literature! The winners will be awarded a cash prize, and an invitation to JLPP’s translation events. From the competition website: “The JLPP International Translation Competition aims to foster … Continue reading

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ALTA44 Virtual Bookfair Open for Requests

ALTA’s bookfair is always a celebration of the work of our community. During our virtual 2021 conference, ALTA is using Bookshop.org to highlight member translations and the titles published by translation presses. As affiliates of Bookshop, Bookshop pays ALTA a … Continue reading

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ALTA44 Conference Theme Announced & Call for Participation Open

The ALTA Conference Committee invites proposals for roundtables and seminars for ALTA’s 44th annual conference. ALTA44: Inflection Points will take place both virtually and in-person in 2021, with an online weekend on October 15-17, and an in-person weekend on November 11-13 in … Continue reading

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Submissions Open for the 2021 Kyoko Selden Memorial Translation Prize

The Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University is pleased to announce the seventh annual competition for the Kyoko Selden Memorial Prize in Japanese Literature, Thought, and Society. The deadline for submissions for this year’s competition is August 1, 2021. … Continue reading

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