Óskar Árni Óskarsson (b. 1950) is an acknowledged master of short prose, with a gift for bringing out the surreal in the most quotidian of circumstances. Here you can enjoy a reading from his works of prose and poetry.
He has published a number of poetry and/or short-prose collections, as well as translating poetry and prose from other languages into Icelandic.
Read by Darren Foreman
Recorded by Jórunn Sigurðardóttir, Icelandic National Broadcasting