Author: - The Reykjavik Grapevine

“We Are Not theEnemies of the Seal”


The people of Húsavík attracted the seals with smoke. They hunted the seal in nets and had a box of…

Getting Warmer, Post-Colonial Style


Species that form the basis of indigenous lifestyles -whales, seals, reindeer, and many birds- are under increasing threat from climate…

”My dream was always to become a slave to an arabic king”


We jump into car and drive to Háls, the last house on the right, in the valley among the dramatic…