Guðrún Eva Mínervudóttir

Born in 1976, Guðrún Eva Mínervudóttir  is the author of eight novels and two short story collections.In 2000, her novel Fyrirlestur um hamingjuna (” A Lecture on Happiness”) was nominated for the Icelandic Literary Prize. In 2006 she was awarded the DV Culture Prize for the novel Yosoy. In 2012, she was awarded the Icelandic Literary Prize for Allt með kossi vekur (“Everything Is Woken with a Kiss”). She currently teaches creative writing at the Iceland Academy of the Arts.