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21. March, 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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13. February, 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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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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31. January, 2019 News : See you at The London Book Fair!

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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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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More than hundred translated works from Icelandic into Polish - 21. March, 2019 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 - 13. February, 2019 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 - 6. March, 2019 News

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

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