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Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators



Here are some places to go for translation-related information and inspiration.


From SCBWI Headquarters

SCBWI: The Blog posts on translation

SCBWI: The Bulletin issues covering translation: Jan-Feb 2015, Spring 2017, Fall 2019, Spring 2021, Summer 2021…

SCBWI Insight: Translation FAQ | Why Writers and Illustrators are Supporting #TranslatorsOnTheCover

SCBWI Podcasts: The Art of Translation 18 May 2022


From SCBWI Regions

SCBWI British Isles Words & Pictures posts on translation

SCBWI Japan Translation Group listserv, blog, events

SCBWI Mexico and Spain La cometa, boletín en español


From Sister Organizations

Authors Guild Literary Translation Model ContractSurvey of Literary Translators’ Working Conditions

PEN America A Model Contract for Literary Translations

Translators Association (Society of Authors) Rates and Fees Page

World Kid Lit Resources for Translators