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11. April, 2019 News : Nominations for the 2019 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize.

Fourteen works have been nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize. Eight Nordic languages are represented among this year’s nominations, which were presented at the international book fair in Bologna on 2 April.

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11. April, 2019 News : Iceland's Honorary Participation Garnered Attention at a Recent Book Fair in Gdansk. Icelandic Writers Received a Warm Welcome

Participating in this event will no doubt further strengthen bonds between Iceland and Poland, kindle mutual interest in the literature of these nations, and increase the number of translations between the two languages, and in fact plans are already underway in that regard.

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11. April, 2019 News : Reykjavík International Literary Festival is just around the corner

Thirty authors from all over the world participate in readings, panels, and lectures, all of which are free and open to the public April 24th to 27th.

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5. April, 2019 News : Iceland is the Guest of Honour at the Gdansk Book Fair 29-31 March

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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5. April, 2019 News : More than hundred translated works from Icelandic into Polish

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

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6. March, 2019 News : Grants

Here you can read about our grants for publishers and translators abroad, and deadlines. 

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5. March, 2019 News : Nominations for the Nordic Council Literature Prize 2019

Kristín Ómarsdóttir and Kristín Eiríksdóttir are nominated, on behalf of Iceland, for the Nordic Council Literature Prize 2019.

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5. March, 2019 News : Books from Iceland 2019

A selection of titles of fiction, non-fiction, children & YA, debutants, crime fiction and more information about Icelandic literature.

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7. February, 2019 News : Reykjavik International Literary Festival, April 24th to 27th 2019!

Reykjavik will be flooded with interesting authors from all over the world reading from their published works. In the next few weeks the authors paritcipating this year will be presented – so stay tuned!

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6. February, 2019 News : The Icelandic Literary Prize 2018 presented by President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson

Hallgrímur Helgason, Sigrún Eldjárn, Hörður Kristinsson, Þóra Ellen Þórhallsdóttir & Jón Baldur Hlíðberg received the prizes in three categories; fiction, non fiction and children and young adult´s fiction

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Nominations for the 2019 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize. - 11. April, 2019 News

Fourteen works have been nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize. Eight Nordic languages are represented among this year’s nominations, which were presented at the international book fair in Bologna on 2 April.

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Iceland's Honorary Participation Garnered Attention at a Recent Book Fair in Gdansk. Icelandic Writers Received a Warm Welcome - 11. April, 2019 News

Participating in this event will no doubt further strengthen bonds between Iceland and Poland, kindle mutual interest in the literature of these nations, and increase the number of translations between the two languages, and in fact plans are already underway in that regard.

More

Reykjavík International Literary Festival is just around the corner - 11. April, 2019 News

Thirty authors from all over the world participate in readings, panels, and lectures, all of which are free and open to the public April 24th to 27th.

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