Ark Publications published a selected poetry collection by Immanuel Mifsud, titled The Play of Waves, with translations by Maurice Riordan and Maria Grech Ganado. This is the first time that a collection by a Maltese poet has been published by a major publisher in the UK.

Click here to buy ​The Play of Waves.

Ark publishes Immanuel Mifsud

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.