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Meet the 2016 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentees!

French, Polish, Russian, and Singaporean mentorships Book-length project to be completed during mentorship year Projects to be presented at ALTA39: Translation & Crossings (October 6-9, 2016 in Oakland, CA) ALTA is pleased to announce the mentees for the second year … Continue reading

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Noah Mintz (2016 ALTA Mentee)

Noah M. Mintz began translating at Vassar College, where he received his B.A. in Media Studies and French & Francophone Studies. During his third year there, he spent one semester living, studying, reading, and eating in France. Somewhere between Poughkeepsie … Continue reading

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Meet the 2015 ALTA Emerging Translator Mentees!

ALTA is pleased to announce the mentees for the inaugural year of the ALTA Emerging Mentorship program. Congratulations to our three exceptional emerging translators, chosen from more than 60 applications: Scott Shanahan (Catalan) Scott Shanahan is a New York-based translator … Continue reading

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Joyce Zonana (2015 ALTA Mentee)

Joyce Zonana is a reader, writer, teacher, and now a fledgling literary translator. She has been drawn to translation since her childhood growing up in a French-and-Arabic-and English-speaking Middle Eastern immigrant family. Her father had worked as an interpreter from … Continue reading

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