‘It’s bizarre how some people in funding bodies perceive critique as an affront’
Now freed from institutional shackles following his controversial dismissal from the Valletta 2018 Foundation, Karsten Xuereb sits down with Teodor Reljic for a frank chat...
Publishers say Maltese book trade healthier than ever
While print appears to be 'in decline', publishers seem to think differently, indicating that a new era of innovative Maltese literature is on its way
Shahd Alshammari at the Malta Book Festival 2017

Special guest of this year's edition is Kuwaiti poet and writer Shahd...

Special guest of this year's edition is Kuwaiti poet...

Film Review | Blade Runner 2049

* * * * Not just a nostalgic re-tread, but a true spiritual sucessor. Even at three hours long, it is certainly worth your time

* * * * Not just a nostalgic re-tread, but a true...

[WATCH] George Saunders wins the Man Booker Prize for ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’

Saunders is the second US author to be awarded the £50,000 prize

Saunders is the second US author to be awarded the...

The friendly neighbourhood con is back...

...only this time, it’s in another neighbourhood. Teodor Reljic speaks to...

...only this time, it’s in another neighbourhood....

Mounting a farce for all

As they prepare to put up Miles Tredinnick’s farcical comedy ‘Laugh? I Nearly went to Miami!’ on the Teatru Salesjan, Teodor Reljic speaks to...

As they prepare to put up Miles Tredinnick’s farcical...

Mounting a farce for all

As they prepare to put up Miles Tredinnick’s farcical comedy ‘Laugh? I Nearly Went to Miami!’ on the Teatru Salesjan stage,...

As they prepare to put up Miles Tredinnick’s farcical...

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No shrinking against the pale moonlight | The Shrinking Violets

Contrary to the implications of their name, newly-minted theatre troupe The...

Contrary to the implications of their name, newly-minted...

Malta Book Festival: featuring renowned novelist Gilbert Sinoué

On Thursday 9 November, renowned novelist Gilbert Sinoué will be...

On Thursday 9 November, renowned novelist Gilbert...

Reptile rockers slinking onto the scene | Lady Lizard

Weaned on the heaviest of metal subgenres during their former (and current)...

Weaned on the heaviest of metal subgenres during their...

Alex Vella Gera at the National Book Festival 2017

Award-winning novelist Alex Vella Gera is special guest of the Malta National...

Award-winning novelist Alex Vella Gera is special guest of...

Film Review | The Bad Batch

A love story set in a community of cannibals in a future dystopia. In a desert wasteland in Texas, a muscled cannibal breaks one important rule: don't play...

A love story set in a community of cannibals in a future...

Heritage Malta: Valletta museums open for free during Notte Bianca

A selection of museums in Valletta will be open to the public, free of charge,...

A selection of museums in Valletta will be open to the...

Għala bieb żobbi: the subtle art of not giving a fuck, in Maltese

Three academics banded together to analyse the deeper meanings dormant behind...

Three academics banded together to analyse the deeper...

Malta Book Festival: Creating the literary reference point

Having just announced this year’s edition of the event, John Grech, the...

Having just announced this year’s edition of the...

Music legend Tom Petty dies aged 66

US musician Tom Petty has died in California aged 66, says a statement issued on behalf of his family

US musician Tom Petty has died in California aged 66, says...

Film Review | Insyriated

Described as an arresting tonic of despair, in Damascus, a mother attempts to keep her family safe as war rages and a sniper lies in wait outside her...

Described as an arresting tonic of despair, in Damascus, a...

Migrants document their experiences with RIMA's digital storytelling

A series of workshops in digital storytelling hosted by the RIMA project...

A series of workshops in digital storytelling hosted by the...

Get your copy of Vida, out this Sunday with MaltaToday

The October edition of Vida is out this Sunday. Pick up your copy, free with...

The October edition of Vida is out this Sunday. Pick up...

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