British Centre for Literary Translation

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

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Save the Date – International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School 2016

24 – 30 July 2016

British Centre for Literary Translation in partnership with Writers’ Centre Norwich

To find out more

W.G. Sebald Lecture on Literary Translation 2016 – Roger McGough,

Monday 22 February 2016

6.30-8.00pm at the British Library Conference Centre, London

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BCLT works in collaboration with Writers’ Centre Norwich

Find out more about Writers’ Centre Norwich

Summer School

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Save the Date – International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School 2016

24 – 30 July 2016 Find out more

My BCLT

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My BCLT: Our free anthology celebrating 25 years of BCLT is available online.

International Programme

Myanmar

Georgia

China

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

The 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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