Lockdown and new translations


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, 2015), the Malta National Award for poetry (2014, 2016), 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 contemporary literature and theatre.

Watch Immanuel Mifsud's Our Rock an ode to Malta during the lockdown, commissioned by Malta Today.

In 2020 Immanuel Mifsud's award winning poetry collection Fish was published in Serbia, Greece and Slovenia. His award winning novel Jutta Heim was published in Albanian and the EUPL winning book In the Name of the Father (and of the Son) was published in the UK by Parthian Books and in Croatian by Fraktura.


Immanuel Mifsud