Alta Newsletter - The University of Texas at Dallas
alta newsletter May 2012 member publications For conference calls, calls for submissions, and timely translation news and announcements: ALTA Facebook Page — daily updates ALTA Twitter — daily updates ALTA Blog — weekly updates Books Arabic into English Fady Joudah: Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me (including selections from Luring the Mountain and Biography in Charcoal) by Ghassan Zaqtan. Yale University Press/Margellos World Republic of Letters: April 2012. Find online. Bengali into English Mahmud Rahman: Black Ice (Kalo Borof) by Mahmudul Haque. HarperCollins India: January 2012. Find online. French into English Peter Bush: In Praise of Love (L’Éloge de l’Amour) by Alain Badiou with Nicolas Truong. Serpent’s Tail: April 2012. Find online. Jody Enders: The Farce of the Fart and Other Ribaldries: Twelve Medieval French Plays in Modern English (La Farce du pet, La Farce des Drois de la Porte Bodès, etc.). University of Pennsylvania Press: 2011. Find online. Melissa Marcus: Writings from the Sand, Volume I (Écrits sur le sable, Tome I) by Isabelle Eberhardt. University of Nebraska Press: May 2012. Find online (20% discount code: AS12). Susan Ouriou and Christelle Morelli: Against God (Contre Dieu) by Patrick Senécal. Quattro Books: January 2012. Find online. Member publications are announced 3 times a year: September 2012 (Deadline August 15, 2012) January 2013 (Deadline December 15, 2012) May 2013 (Deadline April 15, 2013) Editor: Erica Mena, firstname.lastname@example.org Carol Volk: Wide Awake (On ne peut plus dormir tranquille quand on a une fois ouvert les yeux) by Robert Bober. The New Press: January 2012. Find online. Hindi into English Jason Grunebaum: The Walls of Delhi (Dilli ki Divar) by Uday Prakash. University of Western Australia Press: March 2012. Find online. Italian into English Anne Milano Appel: P.O. Box Love (Noi due come un romanzo) by Paola Calvetti. St. Martin’s Press: January 2012. Find online. —: I Will Have Vengeance: The Winter of Commissario Ricciardi (Il senso del dolore) by Maurizio de Giovanni. Hersilia Press: February 2012. Find online. Geoffrey Brock, editor: The FSG Book of Twentieth- Century Italian Poetry. Farrar, Straus and Giroux: March 2012. Find online. Latin into English Dennis Dybeck (as Art Beck): Opera Omnia, or A Duet for Sitar and Trombone (Opera Omnia) by Luxorius. Otis College/Seismicity Editions: April 2012. Find online. Norwegian into English Tara Chace: 172 Hours on the Moon (DARLAH: 172 timer på månen) by Johan Harstad. Little, Brown: April 2012. Find online.