The Iceland Writers Retreat and Iceland Readers Retreat

At the IWR, writers from around the world gather in Reykjavik to attend small-group workshops on various aspects of fiction and non-fiction book writing led by renown authors. At the IRR, which runs concurrently, avid readers listen to lectures and book talks by esteemed writers. Between the workshops and talks, IWR & IRR participants enjoy bespoke literary-themed tours of the countryside, hear readings by Icelandic novelists and poets, learn about the rich literary heritage of this Nordic, book-loving nation, and discover some of Reykjavik's magnificent museums. Both IWR & IRR are in English.