Taħt il-Qoxra: Id-Direttiva tal-UE dwar id-Drittijiet tal-Awtur

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra Rachelle Deguara tkellmet mal-Kap Eżekuttiv tal-Kunsill Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb, Mark Camilleri, dwar id-Direttiva tal-Unjoni Ewropea dwar id-Drittijiet tal-Awtur fis-Suq Uniku Diġitali. Camilleri tkellem dwar x’tikkonsisti d-direttiva, kif se tkun qed tipproteġi lill-awtur u ssaħħaħ il-pożizzjoni tiegħu rigward id-drittijiet, kif id-direttiva tolqot lill-industrija tal-pubblikazzjoni f’Malta, dwar l-importanza tas-sapport tal-kittieba...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: Pauline Dingli

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Pauline Dingli. Mal-mistiedna tkellimna dwar il-ktieb tagħha Salt Pans in Malta, finalist tal-Premju Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb 2020. Staqsejnieha dwar l-ewwel proġetti ta’ tħaffir ta’ salini fuq skala notevoli, l-akbar proġett ta’ salini f’Malta f’Burmarrad, ir-restawr tas-salini, il-produzzjoni industrijali tal-melħ, u dwar il-produzzjoni tal-garum –...

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NBC requests meeting with the Minister for the Economy and reiterates its position on the transposition of the EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market

After requests for a meeting with the Ministry of the Economy, Investment and Small Business (MEIB) were not upheld, the National Book Council is making this public statement to reiterate its position on the transposition of the EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market. Apart from being crucial...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: John Spiteri Gingell

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ John Spiteri Gingell. Mal-mistieden tkellimna dwar il-ġabra ta’ kitbiet tiegħu Ħal Maqtugħ u stejjer oħra, li huwa finalist tal-Premju Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb 2020 fil-kategorija tan-novelli. Staqsejnieh dwar il-lehma politika u soċjali tal-istejjer u dwar post il-politika fil-letteratura lokali, u s-sit www.ilmiklem.com li ħoloq u jamministra....

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National Book Council Publishes Draft Legal Acts For Consultation

Since the convening of the first National Writers’ Congress and the annual consultation meeting with publishers and other stakeholders held in 2019, the National Book Council has started the process to produce a legislative framework for the upholding of standards and professional mediation in the publishing industry. This process coincided...

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The results of the Malta Book Fund 2020 are out

The National Book Council is pleased to announce that the adjudication board of the Malta Book Fund 2020 has decided and agreed on the winning submissions for this year’s revamped edition of the Fund. The winning projects have been chosen according to a set of pre-determined criteria, chief among which are...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: Narcy Calamatta u Iggy Fenech

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Narcy Calamatta u Iggy Fenech. Mal-mistiedna tkellimna dwar il-ġeneru tal-fares tal-Commedia  dell’Arte li huwa s-suġġet tal-ktieb tiegħu Għaliex Commedia? Għaliex Malta? Kollezzjoni t’Erba’ Fares tal-Commedia dell’Arte finalist tal-Premju Nazzjonali tal-Ktieb fil-kategorija tad-drama. Imxejna lejn l-istorja tal-Commedia fl-irħula medjevali Taljani, figuri bħal Dario...

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Taħt il-Qoxra: Karmenu Mallia

F’dan l-episodju mis-sensiela Taħt il-Qoxra Rachelle Deguara tkellmet ma’ Karmenu Mallia. Mal-mistieden tkellimna dwar il-lingwa tal-Esperanto li tagħha huwa espert u għalliem u dwar xogħlijiet Maltin importanti li qaleb f’dan l-ilsien, l-aħħar ktieb ta’ poeżiji tiegħu Is-Sinfonija tad-90, ir-rumanzi storiċi tiegħu, l-awtobijografija Mit-tieqa tal-Għorfa (ġrajjieti). Finalment, fl-età sabiħa ta’ 90 sena, Karmenu...

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