Quote Of The Issue - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Quote Of The Issue

Quote Of The Issue

Published August 12, 2016

Photos by
Hakon Broder-Lund

“Let us not forget that the Age of Settlement was a time of cultural diversity, or that it was the close bonds with other countries that laid the foundation for our achievements in literature and our material progress in later times. Let us relate our history in all its glory and all its grief, and in the way we choose in the 21st century.”

– President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, during his inaugural address.


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