Taħt il-Qoxra: Aleks Farrugia

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra, Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Aleks Farrugia. Mal-mistieden tkellimna dwar it-tendenzi soċjali fir-rumanz Grasshopper, għaliex l-awtur iġġustifika l-kitba tar-rumanz imsemmi bl-Ingliż meta qal li hi l-aħjar għodda biex biha taqbad iz-zeitgeist ta’ żminijietna, l-idea tat-telf tal-profondità u l-iskejjel tal-Frankfurt School u anke Guy Debord, il-ġurnaliżmu u l-letteratura, l-akbar...

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The main local guests at the Malta Book Festival 2019: Loranne Vella and Dr. Lillian Sciberras

Under the direction of the National Book Council, the Malta Book Festival continues to provide a unique and important platform for events which celebrate the authors that have made, or are still making, significant contributions to Malta’s literary heritage. Among the local guests at this year’s Malta Book Festival, the...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: Mark Camilleri

F’dan l-epiosodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra, Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Mark Camilleri. Mal-mistieden tkellimna dwar ir-rumanz polizjesk u l-karatteristiċi tiegħu, id-differenzi fini bejn ir-rumanz polizjesk u ġeneri oħra qrib bħar-rumanz thriller, kriminali, ġjallesk jew tal-misteru, il-formula tal-ġeneru u r-riskju li s-suspans jindera u jintilef, it-trasferiment tal-Ispettur Gallo mir-rumanz għal blogg u s-sinjfikanza...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: Dr Maria Brown

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra, Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Dr. Maria Brown. Mal-mistiedna tkellimna dwar l-edukazzjoni tal-adulti u l-iżvilupp fil-komunitajiet, il-mod kif nanalizzaw il-klassijiet soċjali f’Malta, jekk l-edukazzjoni hix assoċjata żżejjed max-xogħol u l-ekonomija, il-vuċi tal-NGOs f’Malta, ir-Riforma Parlamentari għall-Bilanċ fil-Ġeneru (Gender Balance in Parliament Reform), il-kapitali soċjali u l-irwol tal-lingwa...

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Reading, children and the Malta Book Festival 2019

The Malta Book Festival 2019, the most prominent and prestigious book celebration of the year, will take place at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, starting from Wednesday 6 November and going on till Sunday 10 November. For yet another year the Malta Book Festival will be dedicating a lot of...

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