What we do with language
Far from being a marginal art form, poetry could give way to a healthier discourse on the migration crisis. TEODOR RELJIC speaks to poet Adrian Grima about the essentially...
The faraway nearby | Nadia Mifsud
France-based, Malta-born poet Nadia Mifsud speaks to us about her latest poetry collection ‘Kantuniera ‘l boghod’, which explores issues of womanhood as well as...
Book review | A Brief History of Seven Killings

By Robert Pisani

By Robert Pisani

Malta Book Festival boasts international guests, debuts children’s literature award

French, Syrian and Romanian authors among the participants at this year's edition of the Festival, taking place at the Mediterranean Conference Centre,...

French, Syrian and Romanian authors among the participants...

[WATCH] Aqra fis-Sajf readings draw youngsters to Sliema

Children gathered round to listen to stories in Sliema this morning as...

Children gathered round to listen to stories in Sliema this...

‘Libya is being eaten up by the disease of revenge’ | Hisham Matar

Ahead of his participation at this year’s edition of the Malta Mediterranean Literature Festival, world-famous Libyan writer Hisham Matar speaks to...

Ahead of his participation at this year’s edition of...

History’s victors top draw for leaders’ summer reads

Joseph Muscat picks Alistair Campbell's 'Winners', Simon...

Joseph Muscat picks Alistair Campbell's...

More than collateral damage

Author Immanuel Mifsud speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about penning the play Faith Hope u Charity, a commission for Stagun Teatru Malti, and moving out of his comfort...

Author Immanuel Mifsud speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about...

US author EL Doctorow passes away at 84

US author of Ragtime and Billy Bathgate has passed away at 84 in New York

US author of Ragtime and Billy Bathgate has passed away at...

To Kill a Mockingbird sequel hits the stores

Harper Lee's first novel since the iconic To Kill a Mockingbird have gone...

Harper Lee's first novel since the iconic To Kill a...

Dissembling the fortified jewel

A photographer and poet have teamed up to present their own take on the city of Birgu – combining their respective disciplines in an exhibition which...

A photographer and poet have teamed up to present their own...

Our books are our country

The publication of great pieces of Maltese literature and academia is an ongoing process with its own rich history and one can surely feel proud when making...

The publication of great pieces of Maltese literature and...

Bird is the word | Gorg Mallia

Veteran literary fixture Gorg Mallia is back on the fiction scene with a new book from Merlin Publishers, which he both wrote and illustrated . He speaks to us...

Veteran literary fixture Gorg Mallia is back on the fiction...

Increase in library acquisitions, decline in book loans in 2014

Last year new public library members and book loans both declined by over 17...

Last year new public library members and book loans both...

Embrace the Maltese mix

Following the publication of a new book of essays about Malta’s colonial experience, Prof. John Chircop speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about how we have grown...

Following the publication of a new book of essays about...

Books for little-big problems

Picture books are great fun in themselves, but when they also help to encourage children towards a practical skill, then the book becomes twice as desirable....

Picture books are great fun in themselves, but when they...

Malta’s greatest historian ever

Godfrey Wettinger was a laborious student of history who grew up to challenge the myths and dogma propagated by the clerical establishment for hundreds of years

Godfrey Wettinger was a laborious student of history who...

Historian Godfrey Wettinger dead at 85

HIstorian who discovered oldest piece of literature in Maltese, Pietru Caxaru’s Il-Kantilena, passes away

HIstorian who discovered oldest piece of literature in...

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