Sveinn Snorri Sveinsson
Sveinn Snorri Sveinsson was born in Eastern Iceland, in 1973. He published his first poems while still at junior college and published his first poetry book Inversions, in the early winter of 1991.
The Village in the Forrest is Sveinsson's thirteenth book, but his anthology of selected poems, Memory of the Forgotten (2019), was published earlier this year.
The Village in the Forrest by Sveinn Snorri Sveinsson
Júlía Margrét Einarsdóttir
Júlía Margrét Einarsdóttir is a new upcoming talent among Icelandic writers. She completed an MA degree in Creative Writing at the University of Iceland and an MFA degree in Screenwriting at the New York Film Academy.
The Queen of Jupiter is Einarsdóttir's third book, having previously published the novella The Gallery of Grandi (2016) and the poetry book Strawberrymoon (2018).
The Queen of Jupiter by Júlía Margrét Einarsdóttir
Kristian Guttesen, b. 1974, is the author of eleven poetry books in Icelandic, having published his first book in 1995. He was nominated for The 2007 Icelandic Translation Prize, for a translation of the Norwegian novel The Hill (n. Skråninga, by Carl Frode Tiller).
Spoon|Forks by Kristian Guttesen
The Hands of the Murderer by Kristian Guttesen
Angel Blood by Kristian Guttesen
In the Land of the Flightless Birds by Kristian Guttesen
Sigurbjörg SæmundsdóttirSigurbjörg Sæmundsdóttir was born on 14. August 1981 in Reykjavik, Iceland. She published her first book, Mjálm, in early 2015.
Mjálm by Sigurbjörg Sæmundsdóttir