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Fréttir
Friday 27. Apr 2018

Stanislaw (Stan) Strasburger, novelist, essayist and cultural manager, is writer-in-residence in Gröndalshús in Reykjavík in the spring of 2018, hosted by the Reykjavík UNESCO City of... Meira

Fréttir
Wednesday 14. Mar 2018

To mark this year’s World Poetry Day, Reykjavík and our colleagues across the globe are linking up to hold simultaneous literary events in several UNESCO Cities of Literature. In Reykjavík,... Meira

  • Ingibjörg Haraldsdóttir

    “A privilege to wake / into the East morning cold / fill the lungs with the stench of Nesjavellir / see the mountain‘s blue edge cut / the pink sky / and think: Again / the day is given unto you.”

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    Sjón: On Literature and the Future
    Icelandic writer Sjón talks about literature and the...
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    Alþjóðlegur dagur ljóðsins í Reykjavík 2018
    Reykjavik UNESCO City of Literature honoured World Poetry Day...
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    Waters and Harbours in the North - Newcastle
    Video art from the project Waters and Harbors in the north -...
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    Waters and Harbours in the North - Gautaborg
    Video art from the project Waters and Harbors in the north -...
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    Waters and Harbours in the North - Færeyjar
    Video art from the project Waters and Harbors in the north -...
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    Waters and Harbours in the North - Reykjavík
    Video art from the project Waters and Harbors in the north -...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Ættkvísl; Úlfbaunir
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Arnarbakki
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Laugardalslaug
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Stakkahlíð
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Mýrargata 2-4
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni,Hofsvallagata
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2016 - Orðið á götunni, Laugavegur 21
    The Reykjavík City of Literature celebrates its five year...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2013 - Ljóðarúta, Kári Tulinius og Valgerður Þóroddsdóttir
    On our final evening at the Reykjavík Reads festival 2013...
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    Lestrarhátíð 2013 - Ljóðarúta, Myrra Rós leikur og syngur
    On our final evening at the Reykjavík Reads festival 2013...