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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: Paraty International Literary Festival (FLIP)
when: July 30-August 3, 2014
where: Paraty, Brazil
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what: Bilingual reading and conversation with Flávio de Araújo and Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren about the translation of Araújo's poetry collection Zangareio into English (Off-FLIP)
when: Friday, August 1, 3pm
where: CAMOKA BOTEQUIM – Praça da Bandeira – próximo ao Cais; Paraty, Brazil
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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 Jul 28, 2014   Copyright 2014 Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren

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