Sicilian publishers come out in full force for National Book Festival
The National Book Council will be hosting some of Sicily’s most prominent publishing houses at this year’s edition of Malta’s National Book Festival, from...
Book Festival prepares to make a ‘the French connection’
National Book Council strives to make Malta ‘less insular’ with international collaboration at Book Festival.
The challenges of adaptation | Kenneth Scicluna

We speak to filmmaker Kenneth Scicluna, fresh off the set of ...

We speak to filmmaker Kenneth Scicluna, fresh off the set...

Book Review | Trilobites & Other Stories

Trailer parks, brutal rites of passage and low-paying jobs characterise this recently-unearthed short story collection by cult American author D'J Pancake.

Trailer parks, brutal rites of passage and low-paying jobs...

Book Review | Landline

By Robert Pisani

By Robert Pisani

Book Review | All the Light We Cannot See

by Robert Pisani

by Robert Pisani

Putting talent into action | Kei Miller

Jamaican-born poet and fiction writer Kei Miller – who teaches creative writing at the University of Glasgow – speaks to TEODOR RELJIC ahead of his...

Jamaican-born poet and fiction writer Kei Miller –...

Maltese literary mash-up at Pjazza Teatru Rjal

Arts Festival music-and-literature event Kelma Kelma u Nota Nota brought to...

Arts Festival music-and-literature event Kelma Kelma u Nota...

Central Library relocation may cost over €1 million

While an architect and professional designer still need to be consulted, the...

While an architect and professional designer still need to...

Battling the clichés | Glen Calleja

Poet Glen Calleja speaks to us about his newly released collection, ‘Kull flghaxija kif mal-ghabex tnin u tmut sahhet il-jum’, for which he...

Poet Glen Calleja speaks to us about his newly released...

Public library relocation raises questions from Book Council

Book Council chairman calls into question decision to relocate Central Public...

Book Council chairman calls into question decision to...

Let’s not lose our public libraries

By Mark Camilleri, chairman of the National Book Council

By Mark Camilleri, chairman of the National Book Council

‘Libraries must modernise’

Public library only focusing on the traditional printed book, leaving out huge segments of the population by not investing in audio books and e-books for the...

Public library only focusing on the traditional printed...

Book loans, donations to libraries on the decline

Book loans from public libraries amounted to 767,548 last year, down by 9.5 per...

Book loans from public libraries amounted to 767,548 last...

Revolutionary Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko set for Malta visit

Russian Poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko – best-known for his poem Babi Yar and...

Russian Poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko – best-known for his...

Scrap the ‘Richard’ inside you | Paul Attard

We speak to Paul Attard, one of the writers behind the seemingly bold industry...

We speak to Paul Attard, one of the writers behind the...

National Archives, Public Memory Archive sign collaborative agreement

Agreement seeks to combine the two entities' experiences, resources and...

Agreement seeks to combine the two entities'...

Literary columnist to give talk on post-revolution Tunisian art
The necessary perils of literary translation

With World Book Day having been marked earlier this week and the first edition...

With World Book Day having been marked earlier this week...

Speaking truth to power: Hani Shukrallah interviewed by Karl Schembri

Prominent Egyptian journalist Hani Shukrallah hosted in Malta by National Book...

Prominent Egyptian journalist Hani Shukrallah hosted in...