Jón Kalman Stefánsson, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir & Áslaug Jónsdóttir participate in The Göteborg Book Fair - 6.15.18

The Göteborg Book Fair will be held September 27th to 30th and Icelandic authors and literature will feature prominently at the fair.

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Six New Translations from Icelandic - 7.3.18


Children's book, non-fiction, short story collection, fiction, and crime fiction in Czech, English, Dutch, Danish and Finnish.


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The Minister of Culture presented The Icelandic Literature Center's Grassroot Grants on a sunny day - 6.13.18

Grassroot grants are awarded annually, with the aim of supporting publication of the work of newcomers on the writing scene and encouraging them to further endeavours.

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Kristín Ómarsdóttir receives The May Star poetry prize for her book of poems, Kóngulær í sýningargluggum - 6.13.18

Kristín's body of work includes poetry and novels, short stories and plays and she has received numerous awards for her writing.

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