Membership

Membership

Membership with ALTA provides access to our community and resources, including networking, and access to members-only discussion groups and resource databases. Wherever you are in the world, you can access our online community and participate in engaging, exciting conversations about literature and translation. ALTA membership is for the calendar year, with no proration. Join on or after November 1 to receive the following calendar year's membership.

Individual Membership Benefits

Translator Member ($125)

  • Voting privileges
  • Subscription to Translation Review, and digital access to the Translation Review archives
  • Digital subscription to World Literature Today
  • Access to the members-only content on our website, including our listserv and community forums
  • A listing in our Directory of Members
  • A forum for promoting your work through our social media network
  • The ability to propose panels, workshops, roundtables, and readings at our annual conference
  • A member’s discount on registration for our annual conference

Friend (Non-Translator) ($75)

  • Digital subscription to World Literature Today
  • Access to the members-only content on our website, including our listserv and community forums
  • The ability to propose panels, workshops, roundtables, and readings at our annual conference

Student ($30)

  • Voting privileges
  • Subscription to Translation Review, and digital access to the Translation Review archives
  • Digital subscription to World Literature Today
  • Access to the members-only content on our website, including our listserv and community forums
  • A listing in our Directory of Members
  • A forum for promoting your work through our social media network
  • The ability to propose panels, workshops, roundtables, and readings at our annual conference
  • A member’s discount on registration for our annual conference

For information about Household memberships, please email Managing Director Elisabeth Jaquette at elisabeth@literarytranslators.org.

Organizational Membership Benefits ($250)

Organizational Memberships include two Friend memberships for individuals within the organization. Additional Organizational Membership benefits include:

  • Priority ordering of books for ALTA annual conference bookfair
  • Priority invitations to participate in ALTA-coordinated events at AWP and other conferences (including the very popular Bookfair Bingo)
  • Invitations to submit content to be featured on the ALTA webpage, blog, and other social media outlets
  • Invitations to display materials at the ALTA booth at AWP
  • Opportunities to announce news to ALTA members

For more information about organizational membership, please email Managing Director Elisabeth Jaquette at elisabeth@literarytranslators.org.