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13. February, 2019 News : Iceland is the Guest of Honor at the Gdansk Book Fair in March

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

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31. January, 2019 News : Icelandic Literature Center at The London Book Fair 2019!

On March 12-14 we will be at the joint Nordic stand number 6F70, together with our sister organizations and some publishers from the Nordic countries. We look forward to seeing you there!

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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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24. January, 2019 News : Icelanders express themselves through stories

Tina Flecken is a translator of Icelandic literature into German and in this interview with Magnús Guðmundsson she speaks of her dream project, life in an Icelandic farm and the many books she has translated.

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21. January, 2019 News : Cured the homesickness but can't quit

Erik Skyum-Nielsen has translated more than seventy Icelandic literary works of various kinds into Danish and received honorary awards both in Iceland and Denmark.

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18. January, 2019 News : The Majority of Icelanders Reads Books. Women Read More than Men.

The Icelandic Literature Center recently conducted a survey regarding public opinion in Iceland concerning book reading, translations, libraries, and governmental support for literature.

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5. December, 2018 News : Nominations for The Women's Literature Prize (Fjöruverðlaunin)

Nine books by Icelandic female writers are nominated for Fjöruverðlaunin / Women's Literature Prize in three categories; Fiction, Non-Fiction and YA

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5. December, 2018 News : Reaching New Readers

Translators of Icelandic literature into foreign languages play a key role in reaching new readers all over the world.

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Iceland is the Guest of Honor at the Gdansk Book Fair in March - 13. February, 2019 News

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

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Icelandic Literature Center at The London Book Fair 2019! - 31. January, 2019 News

On March 12-14 we will be at the joint Nordic stand number 6F70, together with our sister organizations and some publishers from the Nordic countries. We look forward to seeing you there!

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

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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