ALTA AWARDS

2020 ALTA AWARD WINNERS

 

National Translation Award in Poetry

Hysteria by Kim Yideum, translated from Korean by Jake Levine, Soeun Seo, and Hedgie Choi
(Action Books)

 
National Translation Award in Prose

The Cheffe: A Cook's Novel by Marie NDiaye, translated from French by Jordan Stump
(Alfred A. Knopf)

 

Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize

Hysteria by Kim Yideum, translated from Korean by Jake Levine, Soeun Seo, and Hedgie Choi
(Action Books)

 

Italian Prose in Translation Award

I Am God by Giacomo Sartori, translated from Italian by Frederika Randall
(Restless Books)

 

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September 16, 2021— ALTA is excited to announce the titles selected for the 2021 Italian Prose in Translation Award (IPTA) shortlist! Since 2015, the Italian Prose in...
September 9, 2021— ALTA is excited to announce the titles selected for the 2021 Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize shortlist! The Lucien Stryk Asian Translation Prize, which was...
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September 2, 2021—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the longlists for the 2021 National Translation Awards (NTA) in Poetry and Prose! 2021...