Charges for translating poetry
Thread poster: Vivif
Local time: 07:16
Italian to English
Sep 18, 2009

How should I go about charging for poetry? By the hour? By the word? By the page? Is there any kind of standard system adopted?

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United Kingdom
Local time: 06:16
German to English
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one option: per line Sep 18, 2009

The Translators Association in the UK (part of the Society of Authors) recommends payment per line:

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