Book Review | I Curse The River Of Time
Returning to the Norwegian author after enjoying his short fiction, Rose Lapira is captivated by Per Petterson's poignant novel about a complex mother-daughter relationship.
Film Review | Life of Pi
It took a while to get to the big screen, but Ang Lee’s adaptation of Yann Martel’s award-winning novel about an Indian boy trapped on a boat with a Bengal tiger is a rich and...
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...

Valletta announced as European Capital for Culture 2018

Following months of intense preparation and aided by a slick marketing...

Following months of intense preparation and aided by a...

The Creative Economy Strategy – is it a strategy at all?

Five artists, academics and cultural practitioners question the current...

Five artists, academics and cultural practitioners question...

Film Review | Anna Karenina

Director Joe Wright teams up with Keira Knightley for the third time, and injects a dose of energy to this austere Russian classic.

Director Joe Wright teams up with Keira Knightley for the...

Book Review | A Summer of Drowning

Fascinated with novels by poets, ROSE LAPIRA is enchanted by Scottish bard John Burnside’s evocative journey through traumatic childhood memories.

Fascinated with novels by poets, ROSE LAPIRA is enchanted...

V18 bid book to 'represent Maltese culture'

The Valletta Local Council has today presented its final bid to host the ...

The Valletta Local Council has today presented its final...

Do androids dream of disappointing movies? | Philip K. Dick on film

With the release of the Total Recall remake, we examine other Philip K. Dick...

With the release of the Total Recall remake, we examine...

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