Situation vacant: Mandarin translator for Dun Karm
National Book Council seeking translators in other global languages including Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin
The first women writers in ‘Lehen il-Malti’
Jesmond Sharples • The beginning of the 20th century is characterised by a dearth of contributions published by female writers
Creating a centre for books in Valletta

As more people opted to buy books online, local bookshops took a hit and Maltese consumers increasingly became less exposed to Maltese books

As more people opted to buy books online, local bookshops...

Dun Karm Psaila’s opus to get Arabic translation by Walid Nabhan

National literature prize-winner Walid Nabhan is translating a number of Dun...

National literature prize-winner Walid Nabhan is...

The Gozo summer book festival is back

The festival will be open from 10:00am-1:00pm and from 4:00pm-7:00pm on 22 and 23 June 2018

The festival will be open from 10:00am-1:00pm and from...

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Philip Roth dies aged 85

Roth, who wrote more than 30 books, is considered to be one of...

Roth, who wrote more than 30 books, is considered to...

Book to mark Joseph Muscat's 10 years at Labour's helm

The Labour Party will be marking Joseph Muscat's election as party leader...

The Labour Party will be marking Joseph Muscat's...

Nobel Prize for Literature 2018 postponed amid sexual assault scandal

The Swedish Academy announced that there would be no Nobel laureate for...

The Swedish Academy announced that there would be no...

Navigating the maze of modern love | Fattima Mahdi

Hailing from London but settling into various subcultures in Malta for the past...

Hailing from London but settling into various subcultures...

Ditch the slapstick, go for the heart

John Grech, the Manager of the Malta Book Council, speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about the NBC’s upcoming event – the inaugural edition of the Cospicua...

John Grech, the Manager of the Malta Book Council, speaks...

A life well-lived | Peter Apap Bologna’s memoirs

JOSANNE CASSAR reviews the three volumes of Peter Apap Bologna’s memoirs

JOSANNE CASSAR reviews the three volumes of Peter Apap...

‘There is nothing reactionary in pointing to the truth’ | Jasmin Frelih

Ahead of his participation at the Campus Book Festival, Slovenian author Jasmin Frelih speaks to TEODOR RELJIC about his award-winning debut novel Na/Pol...

Ahead of his participation at the Campus Book Festival,...

The ache of sincerity | Antoine Cassar

Launched with a memorable, emotionally-wrenching performance at Studio Solipsis in Rabat, Antione Cassar’s poetry collection Erbgħin Jum, illustrated by...

Launched with a memorable, emotionally-wrenching...

The Campus Book Festival is back for its fifth edition

The Campus Book Festival will be held on 21, 22 and 23 March, kicking off...

The Campus Book Festival will be held on 21, 22 and 23...

Walking down Strait Street... yet again

When George Cini first published a volume of interviews on Valletta’s tumultuous former red light district, he could not have imagined it to be the...

When George Cini first published a volume of interviews on...

On the prowl for precious volumes

For lawyer and independent researcher Robert Thake, collecting rare books is more than just an expensive hobby. Recalling globe-trotting adventures in pursuit...

For lawyer and independent researcher Robert Thake,...

Remembering the revolt | Alfred Buttigieg

In what amounts to a coup for Maltese theatre-lovers at home and away, veteran...

In what amounts to a coup for Maltese theatre-lovers at...

Ursula K Le Guin, Science fiction and fantasy author passes away

The immensely popular author brought literary depth and a feministy sensibility...

The immensely popular author brought literary depth and a...

A political manifesto on the liberation of women

The Confectioner’s Daughter is the first novel l written in English...

The Confectioner’s Daughter is the first novel l...

Alfred Sant takes National Book Prize with ‘Western’

'Western: bejn rakkonti, bejn divertimenti' awarded first prize at the...

'Western: bejn rakkonti, bejn divertimenti' awarded...

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