Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference

Ripton, VT, United States
Event Date: 
June 3, 2021
E-mail address: 

The 2021 Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference will be held from June 3 to June 9 in the Green Mountains of Ripton, Vermont. The conference, designed for both emerging and established translators, features translation workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as lectures, craft classes, meetings with editors and agents, and readings by faculty and guests. The faculty includes translators Jennifer Croft and Achy Obejas. The special guest is translator Madhu H. Kaza. Tuition is $2,515, which includes lodging and meals. The fee for auditors who do not have a manuscript is $2,140. Financial aid is available. Submit up to eight pages of translated poetry or no more than 4,000 words of translated prose with the original work and a $20 application fee by February 15. Space is limited; admissions are first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Jodi Litchfield, Middlebury College’s ADA coordinator, at for accessibility details. 

Contact Information

Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference, Middlebury College, 204 College Street, Middlebury, VT 05753. (802) 443-5286. Jason Lamb, Coordinator.