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The LTI Translation Academy

Deadline: 30 April 2013

The LTI Translation Academy offers various courses for prospective translators of Korean literature from around the world. The Intensive Course is a year-long curriculum composed of translation workshops, Korean language classes, and lectures on Korean culture and literature. The intensive Course is scheduled to begin in September 2013 for the academic year 2013-2014. We are looking for qualified applicants that will rise to the challenge of translating Korean literature, thereby contributing to the expansion of its global readership.


The LTI Translation Academy Fellowship is open to overseas applicants whose native language is one of the following five languages (English, French, German, Russian, or Spanish). This fellowship is designed to allow overseas students to fully devote themselves to their studies of literary translation during their stay in Korea.

The fellowship includes: round-trip airfare, monthly stipend of 1.6 million KRW, visa and health insurance, and tuition waiver.

Forms may be downloaded here.


For queries: academy@klti.or.kr

Website: http://eng.klti.or.kr

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