Rawdna Carita Eira

Meet the Author

Rawdna Carita Eira (1970) is a Norwegian and Sámi playwright and author. She grew up in Brønnøysund in Nordland county in Norway and trained to be a teacher. She has worked as a reindeer herder, stage manager and playwright. Eira published a bilingual book in 2011, Ruohta muzetbeallji ruohta/Løp svartøre løp, which was nominated for the Nordic Council Literature Prize in 2012. She lives in Kautokeino.