ALTA43 Virtual Bookfair Request Form (2020)
ALTA's bookfair is always a celebration of the work of our community. During our virtual 2020 conference, ALTA is using to highlight member translations and the titles published by translation presses. As affiliates of Bookshop, Bookshop pays ALTA a 10% commission on every sale, and gives a matching 10% to independent bookstores. Read more about their model at

Many translations distributed through Small Press Distribution will also be available for sale at a discount on SPD's website during the conference dates. Please visit and support small presses publishing literary translation!

Finally, we want to make sure that every book requested is featured in some way. If your book is not available through either Bookshop or SPD, we will include it in a pdf posted to our conference website so that you may direct attendees to it.

To request a title for the ALTA43 bookfair, please fill out this form by August 17, 2020. Fill out one form for each title. **Publishers, please note that you have the option to send a list of titles, with the below information included for each, in an Excel spreadsheet to, in lieu of filling out this form for each of your books. Please ensure that any SPD-distributed titles you send to ALTA are going to be in stock with SPD by the start of the conference.**

Please note that not all books are available on Books must have an ISBN and be available through Ingram to appear on We will upload as many titles as we are able, and we will send all titles distributed through SPD to our colleagues there, for possible inclusion in their translation list at

The deadline to submit bookfair requests is August 17, 2020.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at
Email address *
Book Title *
Author First Name *
Author Last Name *
Translator First Name
Translator Last Name
Publisher *
Publication Year *
ISBN 13 *
Please use ISBN 13 with NO HYPHENS. E.g., 9781940953762.
Retailer *
Where is your book available? If you're not sure, please go to and search for your book in the search bar on the homepage, and go to and search for your book in the search bar on the homepage. You will need the URL for your book in the next question. (Note: If your book is available at both and, please choose one location where you would like it to be featured.)
Link to Book Online *
Please paste the link to where your book is available online, according to your answer in the previous question. (Examples: or If your book is not available at either or, please paste in the URL where your book can be found online. We will include it in a list publicized on our website, so that conference attendees will know where they can buy your book.
Which category does this book fit into? *
Please choose ONE, or suggest a category of your own in the "Other" option. (If the book does not fit into other categories, you might choose to name the language the book is translated from as its category.)
Is there anything else conference organizers should know?
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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