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Icelandic nominations for the Nordic Council Children and Young People's Literature Prize 2017 - 4/6/17

Enginn sá hundinn by Hafsteinn Hafsteinsson and Úlfur og Edda: Dýrgripurinn by Kristín Ragna Gunnarsdóttir.

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Bologna Children's Book Fair - 3/30/17

A great book fair in Italy is over. This event was a good opportunity to discover the latest market trends in the book industry, to meet the most important illustrators, authors etc.

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More translations from Icelandic but lack of translators - 3/31/17

Two translators' seminars will take place this spring. For translators from Icelandic into Swedish in Biskops-Arnö and from the Nordic languages into English in Norwich.

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Next application deadlines

 

Travel Grants: 15 May 2017

 

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Promotion and translations

Promotion and translations

The role of the Icelandic Literature Center is to support the publication of Icelandic works of literature and the publication of literary works translated into Icelandic. Its role is also to raise awareness of Icelandic literature, both within Iceland and abroad, and promote its distribution - as well as nurture literary culture in Iceland.

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BOOKS FROM ICELAND

Books from Iceland

The Icelandic Literature Center selects annually a list of Icelandic books for promotion at book fairs and literature events abroad. 

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