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Elin Anna Labba is a journalist and was previously the editor-in-chief of magazine Nuorat. Today she works for the Sámi Authors’ Centre, with a mission to strengthen and emphasise Sámi literature.

Elin Anna Labba hails from a family that lived on a land that was seized by the authorities. This is her way to tell her own family’s story.          

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Elin Anna Labba is Awarded the August Prize for Best Non-fiction

We are thrilled to announce that Elin Anna Labba's Sirdolaccat has been awarded Sweden's most distinguished literary prize, the August Prize, for best non-fiction title. The book, a historical reportage with a lyrical tone, describes the deportation of Scandinavia's indigenous people...

Christoffer Holmberg

Elin Anna Labba's "Sirdolaccat" Shortlisted to the August Prize

We are proud and excited to announce that Elin Anna Labba's critically acclaimed first book Sirdolaccat has been shortlisted to the August Prize for Best Non-Fiction Title with the following statement from the jury: Elin Anna Labba describes reindeer hide as "so soft they make you fe...

Elin Anna Labba's "Sirdolaccat" Receives Unanimous Praise

Absolutely everyone has been joining in the chorus of praise for Elin Anna Labba's Sirdolaccat - a lyrical and engaging historical reportage illuminating the forgotten story of the Sámi people. As well as earning comparisons to Toni Morrison and being tipped as the next August P...

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