Alta L. Price runs a publishing consultancy specialized in literature and nonfiction texts on art, architecture, design, and culture. Alta holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from Hunter College. Alta’s translations from German and Italian have appeared on BBC Radio 4, Words Without Borders, Specimen, and elsewhere. Alta’s recent publications include books by Dana Grigorcea, Alexander Kluge, Aldo Novarese, and Juli Zeh. Their translations of Mithu Sanyal’s novel “Identitti” and Giorgio Agamben’s book “Hölderlin, Holed Up” are forthcoming from Astra House and Seagull Books, respectively.
Alta was a 2022 Book Art Research Fellow at Center for Book Arts.