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Tableaux from the 200 years history of the Icelandic Literary Society


The Icelandic Literary Society premiered in the Library´s lecture hall on Thursday, 6 April a video called Svipþyrping – Svipmyndir úr 200 ára sögu Hins íslenska bókmenntafélags(Tableaux from the 200 years history of the Icelandic Literary Society). The Society made this video to mark its 200th anniversary. The material on the video is derived from the anniversary celebration program in the Reykjavik City Hall on 19 November 2016. An exhibition commemorating the 200 years of the Society runs until 1 May at the Library. The director of the video is Marta Nordal. Jón Sigurðsson, Ármann Jakobsson and Marta Nordal compiled the text. Readers are Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson and Katla Margrét Þorgeirsdóttir. Video Designer is Helena Stefánsdóttir. The video can be seen here:



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