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Literature & Translation


Welcome to UNESCO's Clearing House for Literary Translation, an initiative developed in the framework of the Global Alliance for Cultural Diversity, as well as a centre for information, guidance and encounter for all those (translators, publishers, researchers, archivists, teachers) working on the discovery and promotion of still unknown literatures. 


Declaration by independent publishers from the Latin World
Meeting at Guadalajara (Mexico) - Thuesday 29th November 2005. More

An Appeal to Writers
Through literary translation national literatures become international and writing trapped in a single language can be released and read throughout the world across linguistic and cultural borders. More

Manifesto of Authors
Sign the Manifesto of Authors, Literary Publishers and Translators for Cultural Diversity More

Declaration of intention on Translation and International Cooperation
Approved during the meeting "International Cooperation and Exchange in the Field of Literature and Translation" (London, 18 March 2004) More


IndexTransl66.gif Index Translationum - World Bibliography of Translation

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LitProm_small.jpgSociety for the promotion of literature from Africa, Asia and Latin America (LITPROM)