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Bookfair Bingo with ALTA is back at AWP19!

For the fifth year in a row, ALTA is excited to present Bookfair Bingo, your chance to win a bundle of books in translation at AWP19! Participants who get bingo by visiting the booths of participating presses will be entered each … Continue reading

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ALTA42 Session Submissions are Open!

The American Literary Translators Association is delighted to open up panel, workshop, and roundtable submissions for ALTA42: Sight and Sound! ALTA42 will take place this year from November 7-10 in Rochester, NY. The conference description and call for papers is … Continue reading

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Translation Events at AWP19

Planning to come to Portland, OR from March 27 – 30, 2019 for the Association for Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) conference to enjoy North America’s largest literary conference? Then be sure to check out this list of translation-related events! Take a peek … Continue reading

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Check out the Translation Now Conference at Boston University!

If you’re in Boston at the end of this month, then you won’t want to miss the Translation Now conference put on by Boston University! This year’s conference marks 40 years of the Translation Seminar at BU—a happy anniversary to … Continue reading

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Meet the ’18 Mentees: Lauren Dubowski

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 emerging translator … Continue reading

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