Reykjavík Reads

Merki Lestrarhátíðar


Reykjavík City of Literature hosted its first Reykjavik Reads Festival in October. Several schools at all levels took part, as well as libraries, publishers, literary organisations, the Writers’ Union and more. The festival, which was called "Orðið er frjálst" (The Word is Free), was dedicated to one book in the fashion of „One City, One Book“ festivals that have for example been held regularly in the UNESCO Cities of Literature, Edinburgh and Dublin.

Read more about Reykavík Reads here.