Olafsdottir, Audur Ava - photo credit Anton Brink

Audur Ava Olafsdóttir was born in Iceland in 1958, studied art history in Paris, and has lectured in history of art at the University of Iceland. Her novel The Greenhouse was translated into twenty-two languages. She currently lives and works in Reykjavik. She will present Butterflies in November.

Supported by the Icelandic Literature Centre

Events Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir was involved in

  • Personal Odysseys

    Friday, October 28, 2016 - 6:30 PM

    David Bergen, Christopher Kloeble, Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir, and Kevin Patterson present their new books and share their characters' personal journeys.

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  • Found In Translation

    Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 6:00 PM

    Join international authors Josefine Klougart, Luisgé Martin, and Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir as they read from their latest work and discover new favourites.

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