Icelandic Literature Center

The role of the Center is to raise awareness of Icelandic literature, both in Iceland and abroad, and to promote its distribution.

News

More than hundred translated works from Icelandic into Polish - 3/21/19 News

Edda is the first book translated from Icelandic into Polish, published in Poland in 1807! 

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Iceland is the Guest of Honour at the Gdansk Book Fair 29-31 March - 2/13/19 News

The Icelandic authors Hallgrímur Helgason, Steinunn Sigurðardóttir, Einar Kárason, Elísabet Jökulsdóttir and Sigríður Hagalín Björnsdóttir will be special guests of the festival.

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Grants

15.5.2019 Travel Grants

Icelandic authors, foreign publishers or organisations arranging events can apply for travel grants for Icelandic authors travelling to promote their works abroad.

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15.9.2019 Translation Grants from Icelandic

The fund is open to foreign publishers wishing to publish a work translated from Icelandic.

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15.9.2019 Nordic Translation Grants

Translations from Icelandic into other Nordic languages only.

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15.9.2019 Sample Translation Grants

Publishers, agents, translators and authors may apply for sample translations grants of Icelandic literature into foreign languages.

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