Selected city benches in Reykjavík have become literary retreats where visitors to the city can enjoy readings from Icelandic literature.
The streets of Reykjavík are filling up with poetry, as the words of twelve Icelandic poets are stenciled upon paths and sidewalks.
German author Finn-Ole Heinrich is the current guest of Reykjavík, City of Literature.
Wakeful Nights. Stephan G. Stephansson: Icelandic-Canadian Poet by Viðar Hreinsson is a biography of Stephan G. Stephansson published in English, a comprehensive record of Stephan G.‘s accom...
Sjón's novel From the Mouth of the Whale, translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb, has been shorlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize of 2012.
Einar Már Guðmundsson will be the recepient of the Swedish Academy's nordic literature prize this year.
Tomorrow, Wednesday January 25th at 8pm, authors Einar Kárason and Gerður Kristný will read from and discuss their works at Nordatlantens brygge in København.