Susana Gardner, poet and publisher from Zürich, Switzerland will talk about virtual publishing, chapbooks and the international poetry community at Loft Hostel on Thursday at 8 pm.

Reykjavík Literally

Reykjavík City Library offers literary walking tours in downtown Reykjavík every Thursday in June, July and August at 3pm.

Author of the month

Viktor Arnar Ingólfsson
Viktor's crime novels Flateyjargáta and Engin spor have recently been published in English...

Reykjavík, a City of Literature

Reykjavík Bókmenntaborg
The City of Reykjavik, Iceland, has been designated as UNESCO City of Literature. The Mayo...



this morning as I woke
I saw a red rose had grown
out of my navel.
it smiled like a child.
I hurried out to fetch it water.
but when I returned it was gone
and you said you never saw
any flower
oh Paris!

- Ólafur Haukur Símonarson, "Paris '68".

In focus

Bókmenntahátíð í Reykjavík
Bókmenntahátíð í Reykjavík er á næsta leiti, dagskráin er fjölbreytt í ár sem endranær.

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