Sjón

Sjón is the author of The Blue Fox, From the Mouth of the Whale, The Whispering Muse, and Moonstone. Born in Reykjavik in 1962, he is an award-winning novelist, poet, and playwright, and his novels have been translated into 35 languages. Alongside his work as a writer, Sjón has taken part in a wide range of art exhibitions and music events. His longtime collaboration with the Icelandic singer Björk led to an Oscar nomination for his lyrics for the Lars Von Trier movie Dancer in the Dark. He lives in Reykjavik.


ARTICLES FEATURING SJóN

Puppet Shows in a Swimming Pool: Surrealism, Punk, Poetry, and Contemporary Folklore According to Iceland’s Sjón


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