Halla Olafsdottir

Nationality: Icelandic

Born on the volcanic island Iceland
with a mixture of slave and Viking blood
running in her veins.

Daughter of two biologists,
resulting in still knowing the names
of all the breading birds of Iceland.

Graduated with a B.A.
in Icelandic and Creative writing
from University of Iceland and an

MA. in Visual and Media Anthropology.

Seeking to fulfil her wanderlust
by traveling, living abroad and
by learning new languages.

Plays the trumpet, acted in theatre,
makes radio pieces, short films,
runs long distances,
worked in puppet theatre
and as a stewardess.