Rauno Alliksaar (born July 10, 1992) is an Estonian theologian, translator, literary critic and culture manager.
Rauno Alliksaar graduated from the Loksa Gymnasium and studied theology and religious studies at the University of Tartu. He is a founding member of the creative group Svabariiklased and belongs to the musical performance-angst-art collective Iso Pullo, he also belongs to the students’ association EYS Veljesto. He has translated poetry from English, Dutch, Czech, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Slovenian and Portuguese into Estonian. In addition to translations and reviews he has published original prose pieces. He was a member of the jury of International Poetry Slam Championship finals in Tartu in 2015.
Rauno Alliksaar and Siim Lill were nominated to the annual Culture Prize of Tartu (Culture Holder Award) in 2016.
In 2017 Rauno Alliksaar was granted a scholarship by the Arthur Võõbus Centre of Near Eastern Studies (University of Tartu, School of Theology and Religious Studies).