Translation Review, call for translations of prose and poetry and scholarship on literary translation

deadline for submissions: 
December 6, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Translation Review

Translation Review invites submissions of

  • translations of contemporary prose and poetry into English
  • manuscripts on the process and practical problems of translating, including the reconstruction of the translation process.
  • interviews with translators
  • manuscritps that address the concept of translation in the visual and musical arts
  • translation in the digital age


Please note that all scholarly manuscripts should follow the Chicago Manual of Style EB (endnotes and bibliography). 

Please note the following instructions for translationsa short essay introducing the author and contextualizing the text and/or a brief essay detailing the reconstruction of the translation process should accompany the manuscript. We will consider submissions of translations of short stories, individual chapters of books, or a selection of 5-10 poems. Creative submissions must also include documentation of permission to translate and publish.

We will consider manuscripts from 5 pages in length up to 25 pages in length (manuscripts should be submitted in a Microsoft Word docx, double-spaced, 12-point font). 

Please submit your manuscript at ScholarOne:

Translation Review is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year: April, August, and November.

You may address any questions to Shelby Vincent, Managing Editor at the following email address: