Kári Gíslason

Kari Gíslason is a writer and academic who lectures in Creative Writing at QUT. Kari was awarded a doctorate in 2003 for his thesis on medieval Icelandic literature. He is the author of The Promise of Iceland and The Ash Burner, and co-author with Richard Fidler of Saga Land: The Island of Stories at the Edge of the World. As well as memoir and fiction, he also publishes scholarly articles, travel writing and reviews.