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The Reykjavík City Library's Literature Web has now merged with Reykjavík City of Literature's website. Here you will find information about Icelandic contemporary authors.
Do you want to learn a little about Icelandic literary history from the saga age to the present? Take a look at our literary timeline and start your journey.
Culture Walks Reykjavik is our free app in the iTunes Store and Google Play Store. Here you will find guided literary walks in Icelandic, English, German and Spanish.
Visit a charming writer-illustrator's home in the heart of the old town. In this renovated house you can also learn about the history of Reykjavik at the dawn of the 20th century.
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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
Hagþenkir, the Assocation of Icelandic Non-fiction Writers nominated ten writers for the Hagþenki... Meira
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