Category Archives: Prizes

Updates to the ALTA Awards

The American Literary Translators Association is pleased to share updates to a number of the awards it offers starting with its 2020 cycle: First, ALTA is excited to announce that the National Translation Awards in Poetry and Prose, previously open … Continue reading

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The 2020 ALTA Awards are Open for Submissions!

The American Literary Translators Association is happy to announce that the submissions portals for the 2020 ALTA awards are open! The following prizes are now accepting submissions: National Translation Award in Prose, for an exceptional book of translated prose published within … Continue reading

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Submit to the Derek Walcott Prize for Poetry!

Arrowsmith Press, in partnership with The Derek Walcott Festival in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, and the Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, announces the first annual Derek Walcott Prize for Poetry to be awarded to a full-length book of poems by a living poet who … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2019 National Translation Award in Poetry: Pan Tadeusz

November 8, 2019—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2019 National Translation Award (NTA) in Poetry! 2019 marks the twenty-first year for the NTA, and the fifth year to award separate prizes in … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2019 National Translation Award in Prose: What’s Left of the Night

November 8, 2019—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2019 National Translation Award (NTA) in Prose! 2019 marks the twenty-first year for the NTA, and the fifth year to award separate prizes in … Continue reading

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