Icelandic Authors

A list of Icelandic authors and their books in translations.

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Björg Magnúsdóttir

Fiction German Skáldverk Þýska

BJÖRG MAGNÚSDÓTTIR (b. 1985) is a Political Science graduate with a Master‘s degree in Applied Cultural Studies from the University of Iceland. Magnusdottir has worked as a journalist, chairwoman of the Student Council of the University of Iceland, promoter, and project manager, among other things and has written for widely read online publications. She currently works for the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service.

Works in translation

· Ekki þessi týpa (Not This Type), 2013

· Þessi týpa (This Type), Forlagid 2014

Germany (Suhrkamp) Transl. Tina Flecken, 2016