ALTA National Translation Award Winners

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Winners

The Cheffe: A Cook's Novel

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3.07 avg rating — 277 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2020)
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Zama

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4.02 avg rating — 2,160 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Prose (2017)
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Rilke shake

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3.84 avg rating — 138 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Poetry for Hilary Kaplan (2016)
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تريستانو يحتضر

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3.38 avg rating — 608 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Prose for Elizabeth Harris (2016)
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واو الصغرى

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3.75 avg rating — 60 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Prose for William Hutchins (2015)
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An Invitation for Me to Thi...

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4.19 avg rating — 68 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Poetry for Eugene Ostashevsky & Matvei Yankelevich (2014)
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The Hunger Angel

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3.90 avg rating — 4,632 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award for Prose Poetry for Philip Boehm (2013)
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In the Presence of Absence

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4.33 avg rating — 2,968 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2012)
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Between Words: Juan Gelman'...

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4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2011)
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All This Belongs to Me

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3.85 avg rating — 566 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2010)
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French Women Poets of Nine ...

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0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2009)
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L'Illusion Comique

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3.54 avg rating — 1,176 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2008)
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Selected Writings, Vol. 3: ...

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ALTA National Translation Award (2007)
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Selected Writings, Vol. 2: ...

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4.14 avg rating — 43 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2007)
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Selected Writings, Vol. 1: ...

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4.52 avg rating — 29 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2007)
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Götz and Meyer

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3.90 avg rating — 440 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2006)
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The Poems

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3.99 avg rating — 515 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2005)
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Göçmüş Kediler Bahçesi

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4.28 avg rating — 777 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2004)
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Return of the River: The Se...

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4.38 avg rating — 13 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2003)
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Selected Poems of Victor Hu...

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4.16 avg rating — 291 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2002)
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Ferdydurke

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3.85 avg rating — 11,032 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2001)
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Notes of a Desolate Man

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3.70 avg rating — 116 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (2000)
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The Undiscovered Chekhov: F...

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3.88 avg rating — 129 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (1999)
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To Painting

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really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 36 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (1998)
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Women of Algiers in Their A...

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3.63 avg rating — 592 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award (1993)
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nominees

Old Rendering Plant

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3.92 avg rating — 148 ratings
ALTA National Translation Award Nominee for Shortlist (2018)
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