Welcome to ALTA's new website

At long last, there is a centralized source for all things ALTA. We have an ambitious schedule of new features and content. You can review our plans on the website update page, which will itself be updated as work progresses. 

Member Announcements

Lecture
Rome, AE
Oonagh Stransky
Forget About Getting Rich and other Joys of Literary Translation
NonFiction
Esther Allen, Sean Cotter, and Russell Scott Valentino
The Man Between: Michael Henry Heim & a Life in Translation
Honor
Alexis Levitin
Fulbright Specialist in Shakespeare and the Translation of Poetry, serving at the Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador, Jan. 4- Feb. 13th, 2015
Poetry
Translated from the Portuguese
Alexis Levitin
Three Poems
Ruy Belo

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From The Blog

Words of the World: The 2nd Graduate Conference in Translation Studies TRANSLATION STUDIES: THE HEART OF THE MATTER University of Ottawa, School of Translation and Interpretation November 13-14, 2015...
Download the Confluence call for proposals PDF. WHEN: Sept. 25-26, 2015 WHERE: Montgomery College, Maryland, Takoma Park campus WHAT: Confluence: Translation in the Capital Area is a celebration of...
Each year 4-6 emerging translators are awarded $1000 each to travel to the ALTA conference, where they participate in panels, workshops, and readings. Applications to be an ALTA fellow are open until...

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