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.
The Spring 2015 issue (45) focused on Multilingualism and was edited by Samantha Schnee and Thomas Bunstead.
In Other Words has been published by the British Centre for Literary Translation with the support of the Translators Association (Society of Authors).
Writers’ Centre Norwich are publishing forthcoming issues of In Other Words.
Translation in the Digital Age
Guest Editor: Samantha Schnee
Published November 2014
Translating the Classics
Published May 2014
Translation and Politics
Published November 2013
Please note that due to shortage of space, In Other Words no longer includes book reviews
A limited number of back issues are available at BCLT:
Issue 41: Shakespeare and Translation
Download Contents and Editorial for Issue 41 (PDF)
Issue 40: Children’s Literature in Translation
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Issue 39: Translation and the Arab World
Download Contents and Editorial for Issue 39 (PDF)
Issue 38: Translating Music
This issue has sold out but you can still download our special tribute to W G ‘Max’ Sebald on the tenth anniversary of his death.
Remembering W G Sebald: W G Sebald and Translation
by Anthony Vivis, Christine Wilson and Stefan Tobler, introduced by Jo Catling
Download this article (PDF file)