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Announcing the winners of our 2020 Poems in Translation Contest in partnership with the Academy of American Poets. Read more.

The Week in Translation

By Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren


what: Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Association Conference
when: July 17-19, 2014
where: The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429
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what: The Business of Literary Translation-A Practical Guide for Emerging Translators (Workshop)
when: Monday, July 21, 2014
where: The Free Word Centre, London EC1
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what: Bellevue Literary Review Prizes (translations eligible)
submission deadline: July 1, 2014
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what: ALTA Travel Fellowships 
ALTA Travel Fellowships of $1000 are awarded to 4-6 emerging translations for travel to the annual ALTA conference. Fellows are invited to give a reading at the conference, and get the opportunity to connect with other translations, publishers, and the translation community.
when: November 12-15, 2014
where: Milwaukee, WI
submission deadline: July 1, 2014
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what: 2015 Austrian Cultural Forum New York Translation Prize
submissions accepted: July 1-September 1, 2014
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what: Translation Lab 2014 at Ledig House
when: November 5-14, 2014
where: Omi International Arts Center
submission deadline: July 15
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what: Harvill Secker Young Translators’ Prize (for translation from German into English this year)
The winning translator will receive £1000 and a selection of Harvill Secker titles. The winner will also participate in the BCLT mentorship scheme and in Crossing Border festival.
submission deadline: Friday, August 1, 2014
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what: Inaugural Gulf Coast Translation Prize (this year for poetry)
The winner receives $1,000 and publication in the journal. Two honorable mentions will also appear in issue 27.2, due out in April 2015. All entries will be considered for paid publication on our website as Online Exclusives. This year’s contest will be judged by Jen Hofer.
submission deadline: August 31, 2014
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Published Jun 30, 2014   Copyright 2014 Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren

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