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Call for papers: Translation Theory Today

An Interdisciplinary Conference on Critical Theory The Critical Theory Certificate Program & The Center for the Humanities Graduate Center of the City University of New York  (CUNY) New York, NY, USA Keynote Speakers: Homi K. Bhabha (Harvard University); Edwin Frank … Continue reading

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Announcing the Peter K. Jansen Memorial Travel Fellowship!

ALTA is delighted to announce the establishment of the annual Peter Jansen Memorial Travel Fellowship, beginning with the 2016 ALTA Travel Fellowship. The Jansen Fellowship will be preferentially awarded to an emerging translator of color or a translator working from … Continue reading

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ALTA takes over coordination of the Cliff Becker Book Prize in Translation!

The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is thrilled to announce that it will be responsible for coordinating the Cliff Becker Book Prize in Translation, beginning with the 2017 Becker Prize (awarded in 2016). The new selection process will feature a … Continue reading

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Translation Events at AWP 2016

The Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference (AWP 2016)’s schedule is live! We’ve assembled the list of translation-related events at the conference here for your translation-loving convenience. The conference takes place this year from March 31 to April 2 … Continue reading

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Transference calls for poetry translation submissions

Transference, published by the Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University, invites submissions of poetry translated into English from Arabic, Chinese, French, Old French, German, Ancient Greek, Latin, or Japanese.  Please also submit a commentary on the translation … Continue reading

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