Icelandic Authors

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Soffía Bjarnadóttir

Fiction Franska French Skáldverk

Soffía Bjarnadóttir, novelist, playwright and poet born in Reykjavík 1975. Her prose and poetry induce mystical dark and haunting tone, playing with myths, death and rebirth. Soffía holds Cand. mag. In Comparative Literature and Creative Writing and has also studied Theatre Studies and participated in different collaborative works in theatre, writing and teaching.

Works in translation

  • Segulskekkja Forlagið, 2014

France (Éditions Zulma, 2016) transl. Jean-Christophe Salaün