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Árni Magnússon 05.11.2017

Lecture on Árni Magnússon’s day of birth will be held for the 5th time on November 13th 2017.

 

Raddir

On November 16th, the Icelandic Language Day will be celebrated in different ways found in our surroundings. We ask: “Why is Icelandic language important to you”? And “Why are you important for the Icelandic language”?

mirrors of virtue frst
This volume of Opuscula presents ten articles on a single theme: manuscript and print in late pre-modern Iceland, the period between the advent of print in the early sixteenth century to the establishment of the Icelandic State Broadcasting Service in the early twentieth.
Þingholtsstræti 29
Fifteen students from eleven countries were awarded
Gripla XXVII
Gripla XXVII 10.01.2017

Gripla 27 (2016) comprises seven research articles plus additional material edited by Emily Lethbridge and Úlfar Bragason. 

Snorri Sturluson. Mynd/Kristín M. Jóhannsdóttir

Dr. Tamas Beregi, Dr. Lorenzo Lozzi Gallo and Dr. Sian Elizabeth Grønlie are the recipients of the Snorri Sturluson Fellowships in 2017.

Fljótshlíð
The conference ‘Time, Space and Narrative in Medieval Icelandic Literature’ is to be held at the University of Iceland in March 2017. Deadline for submissions is 1st October.
Íslenska teiknibókin

An exhibition dedicated to the unique medieval manuscript will be held in Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre from 1 July – 15 August.

Kaupbréf fyrir Reykjavík frá árinu 1615
Students of Medieval studies at the University of Iceland will offer guided tours of the manuscript exhibition in Aðalstræti all weekends this summer.