Conference sessions begin at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017, and conclude at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017. There is an opening reception at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 5, 2017. There is a closing reception at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017.

Registration includes admission to the ALTA bookfair, meetings, panels, readings, and public receptions for the duration of the conference period. Meals, lodging, and travel are not included. 

All conference registrations must be purchased online or onsite with a credit or debit card. We do not accept checks or cash.

Become an ALTA member today to receive discounted conference registration and gain access to our extensive member benefits, including access to Translation Review, World Literature Today, and the Directory of Members. ALTA membership is for the calendar year. Non-Member conference registration does not include an ALTA membership.


Registration Rates
Registration Type Advance
(ending on Sept. 1, 2017)
(ending on Sept. 22, 2017)
ALTA Member $200 $225 $250
Non-Member $275 $300 $325
Student $50 $50 $75
Editor** $100 $100 $125
One Day $125 $125 $150

**Editors attending the conference strictly as a representative of their press or publication may contact Managing Director Elisabeth Jaquette (elisabeth @ to confirm eligibility to receive a coupon code for this reduced registration fee.