Washington DC

Immanuel Mifsud


Immanuel Mifsud is a poet and a writer born in Malta in 1967. He is the recipient of a number of awards: the Malta National Award for prose (2002, 2014), the Malta National Award for poetry (2013), and the European Union Prize for Literature (2011). Various works by Mifsud have been translated and published in a number of languages.

He holds a PhD from the University of Malta where he lectures in Maltese literature and literary theory.

On 15 February 2017 Immanuel Mifsud will be giving a reading at the European Commission in Washington DC, as part of the "Conversations in Culture" series. Immanuel has been invited by the Maltese Embassy in the USA to give this reading.  

The next day he will give another reading and be interviewed at the Library of Congress, Washington DC.

This visit to USA has been made possible through a travel grant from Malta Arts Council.