Cia Rinne (born 1973 in Göteborg), is a writer who lives and works near Berlin. She makes public appearances with readings, performances and exhibitions featuring multi-lingual, minimalist and concrete poetry. Her publications in Germany include zaroum/notes for soloists/l'usage du mot (kookbooks 2017) and I am very miserable about sentences (sync 2019), and has undertaken documentary projects in collaboration with Joakim Eskildsen including Die Romareisen (Steidl, Göttingen 2007) about the history and situation of the Roma in seven different countries. She wrote the libretto for the opera Liebestod by Henrik Strindberg, Louise Beck and Sofia Jernberg and it has also been published with the title Trial & Eros (Virkelig, Copenhagen 2019). Cia Rinne was awarded the Prix Bernard Heidsieck–Centre Pompidou in 2019.