Abstracts

Ástráður Eysteinsson, Professor at the University of Iceland
„Guðbergur Bergsson‘s Floating Island”

Ármann Jakobsson, writer and Professor at the University of Iceland
„The Sea, the Sea: The Frogman and the Aesthetics of the Elements”

Birna Bjarnadóttir, Head, Department of Icelandic Language & Literature, University of Manitoba
„Visions From an Expedition“

Enrique Bernárdez, translator and Professor at the Universidad Complutense, Spain
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Massimo Rizzante, poet, writer, essayist, translator and Professor at the Università degli Studi di Trento, Italy
“Childhood, Youth and Other Eternities. Notes on The Swan“

Colm Tóibín, writer and Mellon Professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University
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Eric Boury, translator
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Hans Brückner, visual artist and translator
“Visual Artist’s Translation of Flatey–Frey: A Short Story in Three Parts”

Luísa Costa Gomes, writer
“Unperfect Author”. Parodying the first line of Shakespeare´s sonnet (“As an unperfect actor on a stage”)