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The comic man cometh | Dave Gibbons

One of the most enduringly in-demand comic book artists working in the field today, Dave Gibbons – best known for his groundbreaking collaboration with Alan...

One of the most enduringly in-demand comic book artists...

Tired of Twilight? Here’s a list of worthy vampiric contenders

Fans of the Twilight books will wave their last goodbye to the cinematic take...

Fans of the Twilight books will wave their last goodbye to...

Election vibes and oil on canvas

Two new children’s books by Adrian Grima will tackle weighty themes with a whimsical touch, illustrated by striking oil paintings by Karen Caruana.

Two new children’s books by Adrian Grima will tackle...

Trailer Park | World War Z

It may have had a chequered production history, but the trailer for this Malta-filmed Brad Pitt zombie feature appears to showcase a confident, large-scale...

It may have had a chequered production history, but the...

Book Review | The Lighthouse by Alison Moore

Rose Lapira finds plenty to praise in this brief and affecting...

Rose Lapira finds plenty to praise in this brief and...

Censorship is not just skin deep

An Oslo conference unsettles Chris Gruppetta’s notions of what constitutes censorship.

An Oslo conference unsettles Chris Gruppetta’s notions of...

The book’s the thing | Malta Book Fair 2012

In a world where we’re assaulted by a varied array of newfangled media vying...

In a world where we’re assaulted by a varied array of...

[WATCH] Malta features in World War Z teaser trailer

Watch closely to catch Maltese locations in this trailer-for-a-trailer for...

Watch closely to catch Maltese locations in this...

Wisdom in exile | Mark Montebello and Francis Galea

Mark Montebello and Francis Galea speak to us about Aphorisms, in which they...

Mark Montebello and Francis Galea speak to us about...

[WATCH] 'Mintoff' book launch at former prime minister's summer residence

SKS pictorial tribute to former Labour prime minister Dom Mintoff.

SKS pictorial tribute to former Labour prime minister Dom...

Film Review | On the Road

Jack Kerouac’s On the Road was a lifestyle manual that defined the Beat Generation. Can Walter Salles capture the spirit of this roving bohemian...

Jack Kerouac’s On the Road was a lifestyle manual that...

Comic book legends head to Valletta | Malta Comic Con 2012

This year’s edition of the annual Malta Comic Con will feature a star-studded...

This year’s edition of the annual Malta Comic Con will...

Starving artists or architects of the future?

As Valletta was declared European Capital for Culture for 2018, Culture...

As Valletta was declared European Capital for Culture for...

‘Censorship would still be around were it not for divorce’ – Owen Bonnici

Labour spokesperson for culture Owen Bonnici says government has relaxed censorship in an attempt to recover from the divorce referndum, while Culture Minister...

Labour spokesperson for culture Owen Bonnici says...

From the cabinet to the nursery | Paul Stebbings

We speak to British theatre director Paul Stebbings, whose take on the...

We speak to British theatre director Paul Stebbings, whose...

Sex, secrets and the legacy of Mintoff | Alex Vella Gera

Last year, Alex Vella Gera was at the centre of the censorship storm thanks to...

Last year, Alex Vella Gera was at the centre of the...

Book Review | Anatomy of a Disappearance

Award-winning Libyan author Hisham Matar continues to explore the theme of missing fathers, Rose Lapira discovers.

Award-winning Libyan author Hisham Matar continues to...

Mintoff’s long shadow a backdrop for Alex Vella Gera’s new novel

In the wake of the Realta’ controversy, novelist Alex Vella Gera discusses...

In the wake of the Realta’ controversy, novelist Alex...