Publishing Books in Translation: An Overview of Best Practices, Sponsored by CLMP

Friday, March 25, 2022
1:45 pm to 2:45 pm


Editors of indie presses and magazines demystify the process of publishing works in translation, including what they need to know to acquire works, managing international rights, how they handle the editing process, and how translators can submit their work.



Bruna Dantas Lobato received her MFA in fiction from NYU and is currently an MFA candidate in literary translation at the University of Iowa. Her stories, essays, and translations have appeared in BOMB, Harvard Review, Ploughshares, the Common, and elsewhere. She is a 2018 A Public Space Fellow.

Khaled Mattawa's latest collection of poetry is Mare Nostrum from Sarabande Books. He teaches in the MFA program at the University of Michigan and is the editor of Michigan Quarterly Review.

CJ Evans is the editor in chief of Two Lines Press and the author of Lives, forthcoming in June 2022, and A Penance. More information is available on his website: www.cjevans.org

Sunyoung Lee is the publisher of award-winning literary nonprofit Kaya Press, where she has worked for the past twenty-two years.


March 8–11, 2023
Seattle, Washington

Seattle Convention Center