Man Booker Prize to be shared with translators

This discussion belongs to Translation news » "Man Booker Prize to be shared with translators".
You can see the translation news page and participate in this discussion from there.

Irfan Ullah (MA English)
Local time: 21:00
Member (2016)
English to Pashto (Pushto)
+ ...
Translation competition Jan 28, 2016

This is really a wonderful opportunity for all translators to win name and fame. The event is also encouraging for translation industry.

Direct link Reply with quote

Mónica Algazi  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:00
Member (2005)
English to Spanish
Great news Jan 30, 2016

Trailblazing initiative

Direct link Reply with quote

Hege Jakobsen Lepri  Identity Verified
Local time: 11:00
Member (2002)
English to Norwegian
+ ...
This really is a watershed Feb 5, 2016

in acknowledging the role of translators in literary success. I can't help thinking that some of the high profile writers who are also literary translators probably contributed to this (Lydia Davis and Octavio Paz spring to mind)

Direct link Reply with quote

To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Jared Tabor[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Man Booker Prize to be shared with translators

Advanced search

Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »
BaccS – Business Accounting Software
Modern desktop project management for freelance translators

BaccS makes it easy for translators to manage their projects, schedule tasks, create invoices, and view highly customizable reports. User-friendly, integration, community-driven development – a few reasons BaccS is trusted by translators!

More info »

  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search