Alta Lynn Price

Publishing Consultant, Translator, and Editor in the United States

Alta Lynn Price runs a publishing consultancy specialized in literature and nonfiction texts on art, architecture, design, and culture. She translates from Italian and German into English, and was awarded the 2013 Gutekunst Prize. Recent collaborators include Soberscove Press, Taschen, Rizzoli, Lazy Dog Press, MIT Press, BBC Radio 4, Words Without Borders, Trafika Europe, and others. She is a founding member of Cedilla & Co., and a member of AWP, the PEN Translation Committee, the American Literary Translators Association, the New York Circle of Translators, and Authors Guild. She serves on the board of Hand Papermaking, Inc., and loves puzzles—translation being her favorite kind.