Schedule for Saturday, September 9, 2018

Depart on foot for Hannesarholt 0830 meet in lobby
Workshop Session 3 0900-1030 Hannesarholt
Film & chat about Hannes Hafstein with Ragnheiður Jónsdóttir 1045-1115 Hannesarholt
Genre Breakout Session 1130-1230 Hannesarholt
Lunch 1230-1330 Hannesarholt
Lecture/Discussion: Guðný Dóra Gestsdóttir, Auður Jónsdóttir 1400-1700 Tour of Gljusfrasteinn, the home of Nobel Laureate Haldor Laxness, with director & session with the writer’s granddaughter
Jón Yngvi Jóhannson on Gunnar Gunnarsson and Ragnheiður Tryggvadóttir on the Icelandic Writers’ Union 1730-1800 Gunnarshus
Reception & Light Dinner 1800-1900 Gunnarshus
Reading & Discussion: Kristín Eiriksdóttir & Xu Xi 1915-2030 Gunnarshus

Schedule for Monday, September 10, 2017

Workshop Session 5 0915-1245 Gröndalshús
Lunch 1245-1330 Nonnabiti
Depart on foot for Nordic House 1345
“What We Write When We Say We Write ‘Literary Nonfiction'”: lecture/discussion by faculty co-director Xu Xi 1430-1600 Nordic House Auditorium
Reading & discussion: Runar Helgi Vignisson & Jason Grunebaum 1600-1700 Nordic House Auditorium
Break 1700-1730
Dinner & talk: Chef Sveinn Kjartansson/Icelandic food culture 1730-1900 Aalto Bistro
Closing Party! 2100 TBD