The 41st annual American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) Conference will be held from October 31 to November 3 at the Indiana Memorial Union at Indiana University in Bloomington. The conference features panels, workshops, readings, a book fair, and opportunities to meet with editors and translators. The 2018 theme is “Performance, Props, and Platforms.” Playwright and translator Caridad Svich will deliver the keynote. The cost of the conference for ALTA members is $200 before September 30, $225 before October 16, and $250 on site. The cost for non-ALTA members is $275 before September 30, $300 before October 16, and $325 on site. The cost for students is $50 before October 16 and $75 on site. One-day passes are available for $125 before October 16 and $150 on site. Lodging is available at the conference hotel for a discounted rate of $134 to $185 per night depending on the room. Visit the website for more information.
American Literary Translators Association Conference, 900 East 7th Street, PB 266, Bloomington, IN 47405. Elisabeth Jaquette, Managing Director.