Dan Bjarnason thought we might be interested in a review of Jon Gnarr’s new book enttled ‘How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World’! http://www.macleans.ca/culture/books/jon-gnarr-icelands-most-unlikely-of-mayors/
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Language Classes (Íslenskukennsla) Winter Session 2014 Adult Icelandic Level 1 – Beginner, and Level 2 – Intermediate Classes We welcome our new Teachers: Þórunn and Arna Björk! The next sessions are about to begin! Jan 13 – March 10 (Not Feb 17) 8 Consecutive Monday evenings 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the Morningside-High Park Presbyterian Church at 4 Morningside Ave. […]
The Honorary Consul of Iceland in Toronto Gail Einarson-McCleery invites you to attend an evening to celebrate the rich literary traditions of Iceland and the launch of the first Iceland Writers Retreat on Thursday, January 9 2014, 7:30 – 9:00 pm. Please RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org by January 8th 2014. Guests are writer and historian Prof. Guðni Jóhannesson, writer Randy […]
The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies invites applications for the Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships for 2014. The Fellowships are granted to writers, translators and scholars (not to university students) in the field of humanities from outside Iceland, to enable them to stay in Iceland for a period of at least three months, in order […]
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The 94th Annual convention is underway! Here are just a few photos of what’s been going on in Seattle. For up to date photos and commentary visit and like our Facebook Page.