D.M. Spitzer will be participating in the 2017 American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) Conference at the Radisson Blu Mineapolis Downtown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His events will take place on Saturday, October 7. From 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Spitzer will moderate and participate in a panel titled “Translation as Reflections of Intimacy” in the room New Sweden 1. He will also read from his translations of Homer during the panel “Bilingual Readings 11: Miscellany” scheduled for 3:45-5:00p.m. in the room Norway 3. He will also be bringing along copies of A Heaven Wrought of Iron, his book of poems written in collaboration with the Odyssey. Unfortunately, the deadline for conference registration has passed, and the event is not open to the public.