Links of Interest

Journals and Resources
Things that support, promote, and love the crazy world of literary translation:

Translation and Freelance Blogroll
Some of my favorites:

  • Three Percent: Blog from the University of Rochester's Open Letter Books, a press dedicated entirely to literature in translation
  • ALTAlk: Weekly link round-ups and other articles from the American Literary Translators Association
  • Intralingo: Wonderful blog from the talented Spanish-English literary translator, Lisa Carter, chock full of pertinent information
  • Translationista: The great Susan Bernofsky pens the blog of a writer and translator
  • Love German Books: Katy Derbyshire, German-English translator, reporting from her side of things
  • Arabic Literature (in English): Marcia Lynx Qualey has all the information you need from the Arab world
  • The Freelancery: Brilliant advice for freelancers of any ilk
  • Literary Translation in Quebec: Peter McCambridge's blog, with some lovely older posts about getting started in the business
  • Reading in Translation: Translations reviewed by translators, run by Lucina Schell
  • A Smart Translator's Reunion: Catharine Cellier-Smart's blog from Reunion Island
  • The Savvy Newcomer: An ATA blog packed full of great advice for newbies and reminders for veterans

Articles
A smattering of various translation-related things

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Professional Associations
I'm proud to be a part of the following associations: