Academic articles

February 2017 | Some of these articles and book chapers are available for download


BOOKS

Sensiela Juann Mamo

Three books in a box set: Ulied in-Nanna Venut fl-Amerka | Personaġġi f’Ulied in-Nanna Venut fl-Amerka ta’ Juann Mamo | Tħeġġiġa lill-Kittibin. Il-Poeżiji ta’ Juann Mamo

Malta: SKS 2013

General editor and co-author (with Anton Cassar, Olivia Borg and Annalise Vassallo) and of a box set of three books by Juann Mamo or about is work

“Minn Kull Xorta ta’ Qżież.” Dun Karm u l-Konfini tal-Identità fil-Mument tal-Metafora

Dipartiment tal-Malti, L-Università ta’ Malta u l-Fondazzjoni Karmen Mikallef Buħaġar, 2011.

A study commissioned by the Department of Maltese of the Faculty of Arts, University of Malta for the biennial Konferenza Dun Karm

 

“Dgħajjes Qodma u Maħmuġin.” Dun Karm, id-Dielja u l-Barranin 

Malta: Kumitat Festi Nazzjonali, 2004

A study commissioned and published by the Kumitat Festi Nazzjonali and read at a national commemoration of the Dun Karm’s death in 2004.

 

Ħożż fl-Ilma. Il-kotba, il-qari u l-baħar

Malta: Edizzjoni Skarta, 2008

A study commissioned by the National Book Council and read at a special event held during the National Book Fair.


BOOK EDITOR

It-Trankwillità Qarrieqa tat-Test

Special edition of Fora Melitensia, no. 2

Ed. Adrian Grima

Malta: Dipartiment tal-Malti tal-Junior College tal-Università ta’ Malta u Progress Press, 2005

 

Teachers in the Literature of the Mediterranean

Co-Editors: Simone Galea and Adrian Grima

Special issue of MJES published by EMCER, University of Malta

The Netherlands: SENSE Publishers, 2014


BOOK CHAPTERS

Re-Imagining Maltese Space

Exhibition Catalogue.

Ed. Sandro Debono

Malta: Midsea, 2017

Double Insularity. Mamo’s Quixotic Tale of Emigration

Insularity. Representations and Constructions of Small Worlds.

Ed. Katrin Dautel and Kathrin Schödel

Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2016

 

Daniel Massa’s Alternative Motherland

Crosscurrents in Postcolonial Memory and Literature. A Festschrift for Daniel Massa

Ed. Stella Borg Barthet and Ivan Callus

Malta: Malta University Press, 2016

 

Intimità Pubblika. Ħames Ittri ta’ Doreen Micallef lil Joe Saliba

Doreen Micallef. Il-Konferenza

Ed. Victor Fenech

Malta: L-Akkademja tal-Malti u Klabb Kotba Maltin, 2015

 

Ritratt Sensazzjonali ta’ Dun Karm

Dun Karm. Patrimonju Malti u Żebbuġi

Ed. Philip E. Said

Malta: Kunsill ta’ Ħaż-Żebbuġ, 2012

 

Language, Literature and the Maltese National Imaginary

Co-authors: Sandro Caruana and Adrian Grima

Lingue, letterature, nazioni. Centri e periferie tra Europa e Mediterraneo

Ed. Ignazio Putzu and Gabriella Mazzon

Milano: FrancoAngeli, 2012

 

The Politics of Absence. Representations of the Other in Maltese Contemporary Short Stories

Multiculturalismo e Diferença. Ed. Thomas Bonnici

Maringá, Brazil: Universidade Estadual de Maringá, 2011

 

The Melting Pot that Never Was

Africa and the West / Regards croisés sur deux espaces: l’Afrique et l’occident

Ed. Badra Lahouel

Oran: Dar El Quds El Arabi, 2009

 

Lhud Fariżej u Nsara Tajbin f’Malta tas-Snin Tletin

Ta’ Barra minn Hawn. Ir-Razza u r-Radika fil-Letteratura Maltija

Ed. Marco Galea

Malta: L-Akkademja tal-Malti, Klabb Kotba Maltin, 2009


Precariousness and the Erasure of the Mediterranean

The Fight Against Poverty

Ed. Peter G. Xuereb

Malta: EDRC, University of Malta, 2008

Savage Boys and the Predatory Woman in Holland’s Garden

Cultures of Memory / Memories of Culture

Ed. Stephanos Stephanides

Cyprus: University of Nicosia Press and School of Humanities, University of Cyprus, Nicosia 2007

 

‘Fashioning’ the Maltese Family

The Family, Law, Religion and Society in the European Union and Malta

Ed. Peter G. Xuereb

Malta: EDRC, University of Malta, 2006

 

L’arte della traduzione e la costruzione di un altro Mediterraneo

Paesi e popoli del Mediterraneo. VII Rapporto sul Mediterraneo

Ed. Bruno Amoroso, Gianfranco Nicolais and Nino Lisi

Napoli: Rubbettino, 2008

Il-Belt Kontaminata tal-Poeżija

Malta: Emma Delezio, 2009

Extensive critical introduction to Norbert Bugeja’s book of poetry Bliet

Intuskat b’Duttrini Foloz

Il-Poeżiji ta’ Manwel Dimech

Ed. Mark Montebello

Malta: SKS, 2014

 

Intimità Pubblika

Proceedings of the Konferenza Doreen Micallef

Ed. Immanuel Mifsud

Malta: L-Akkademja tal-Malti, 2014

forthcoming

 

Critical Mediterranean Voices

Teachers in the Literature of the Mediterranean

Co-Editors: Simone Galea and Adrian Grima

Special issue of MJES published by EMCER, University of Malta

The Netherlands: SENSE Publishers, 2014

 

L-Ambigwità tal-Eroj

L-(Anti)Eroj. Min Huma? X’inhuma? Fejn Huma?

Ed. Immanuel Mifsud u Mario Cassar

Malta: Dipt tal-Malti, Kulleġġ tal-Univ. u KKM, 2015).


PAPERS IN ACADEMIC JOURNALS

The Great Mediterranean Nation. Identity Constructs in Maltese Post-Independence Literature

Melita Historica, Vol XVI, No.3, 2014. A special edition dedicated to the 50th anniversary of Malta’s Independence

Ed. David Mallia

Malta Historical Society

 

Works in Search of a Literature

Publication of the Papers of the Conference
The European Literary Canons
Budapest, 4th-6th March 2010

Dark Sides – Censorship in Malta

Transcript. a bi-monthly review of books and writing from around Europe

Ed. Alexandra Büchler

March 2011

 

Cultivating Complexity: Maltese/Australian Women in Lou Drofenik

Acta Scientiarum. Language and Culture, vol 31 n. 1, 2009

Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Brazil.

 

The Idealized Nation-Mother of the Romantics and the Status Quo.

Symposia Melitensia, no. 5, 2009

University of Malta Junior College

  

Juan Mamo u s-Sigrieti ta’ Wlied in-Nanna Venut

Il-Malti, LXXIX

Malta: Akkademja tal-Malti, Klabb Kotba Maltin, 2007

  

The Taste of the Mediterranean and other Kinnies

Forum 21 – European Journal on Child and Youth Research, trilingual

IJAB [Berlin], NYA (London), INJEP [Paris], no. 2-12/2008

 

Une (re) découverte du répertoire méditerranéen

Le Jardin d’Essai, Paris, 2001

 

A Village for an Island: Malta in Frans Sammut’s Novel Samuraj

Humanitas. Journal of the Faculty of Arts

Ed. Lydia Sciriha

Malta: University of Malta, 1999