British Centre for Literary Translation

Britain’s leading centre for the development, promotion and support of literary translation.

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Summer School 2015

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Dalit Literature Conference          29-30 June 2015

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Sebald Lecture 2015

Watch or listen to AL Kennedy at the British Library

Summer School

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Summer School 2015 in partnership with Writers’ Centre Norwich          Find out more



We are delighted to announce the mentees for our 2015 Programme  Find out more


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My BCLT: Our free anthology celebrating 25 years of BCLT is now available  Find out more

International Programme




National Programme



The Sebald Lecture

Grants and Awards

Are you a professional translator looking for information about grants and awards? Or a publisher seeking funding for a translation?

You can find out about possible sources of funding by looking at our Opportunities pages.

You will also find other useful information about professional development and support including residencies, mentoring and prizes.

Keep in touch with us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest information about grants and funding programmes.

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In Other Words

In Other Words

Our journal for practising translators and for anyone interested in them and the world in which they work.

In Other Words includes regular features on Translators at Work, Translations and the Publishing World and International Perspectives. Each issue also has a special theme such as Translating the Classics (Summer 2014).

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