NTA in Poetry

Third-Millennium Heart by Ursula Andkjær Olsen, translated from the Danish by Katrine Øgaard Jensen
(Action Books & Broken Dimanche Press)

NTA in Prose

Compass by Mathias Énard, translated from the French by Charlotte Mandell
(New Directions)


Lucien Stryk Prize

Notes of a Crocodile by Qiu Miaojin, translated from the Chinese by Bonnie Huie
(New York Review Books)



For Isabel, A Mandala by Antonio Tabucchi, translated from the Italian by Elizabeth Harris
(Archipelago Books)


2019 Cliff Becker Book Prize in Translation

This year's award made thanks to support from the Center for the Art of Translation

Bleeding From All 5 Senses by Mario Santiago Papasquiaro, translated from the Spanish by Cole Heinowitz
(forthcoming from White Pine Press)


Publications from ALTA partners

From The Blog

This has been our first short-term fall campaign, and we want to thank you for helping us kick it off strong. In the past couple of weeks, we have: announced our five ALTA42 Travel Fellows...
The winners of the 2019 Travel Fellowships, including the fourth annual Peter K. Jansen Memorial Travel Fellowship, are here! Each year, ALTA provides four to six $1,000 fellowships to emerging...
Join us as we count down to ALTA42: Sight and Sound with the National Translation Award in Poetry and Prose long- and shortlisted titles! We will be featuring the titles in alphabetical order...
This month takes us to Michigan, where the Emerging Translators Collective (ETC) is enacting a vision of the future of translation as it might bewere it not constrained by capitalism....