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Last Chance to Register for Icelandic Language Class

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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. […]

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Iceland Literary Event: Introduction to the Iceland Writers Retreat

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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 gaileinarsonmccleery@gmail.com by January 8th 2014. Guests are writer and historian Prof. Guðni Jóhannesson, writer Randy […]

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The Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships

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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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Submit Your Stories to Falkinn

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Do you love to write? Guest writers for our quarterly newsletter are always welcome and the only prerequisite is that it relates to Iceland and our Icelandic community. 200-1000 words. No commitment. falkinn@icct.info

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94th Annual INL Convention in Seattle Washington April 4-7

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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.  

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Ezine for Teens Launched with ICCT Scholarship Recipient David Snow on the Lead Team

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David Jackson Snow, recipient of an ICCT Scholarship in 2012 is making his mark in a new degree program at OCAD University. Called Digital Futures, the program integrates Design, Technology, Art and Innovation, and is leading the pack in multi-disciplinary programs responsive to changing ways that we live and work. One of less than 30 […]

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