Watch: “When I read ‘I am Malala’, I thought how fortunate our children are”

For this week’s programme in Newsbook.com.mt‘s new book-related series Between the Lines, Coryse Borg interviews local author/translator Godwin Ellul.

Apart from being a prolific translator, Ellul is also the author of a number of poetry books. His translations include Tifkiriet ta’ Tfulija fil-Furjana: Malta fil-Paċi u fil-Gwerra 1930 – 1950′ (‘Reminisces of Childhood in Floriana’ by Joe Bugeja)and Malala Yousafzai’s award-winning autobiography and international bestseller ‘I am Malala’, under the title ‘Jiena Malala – It-Tifla li Tkellmet Favur l-Edukazzjoni u Sparawlha t-Taliban’ .

Read more: International bestseller ‘I am Malala’ translated to Maltese by Godwin Ellul

Both books are published by Faraxa Publishing. More information may be obtained from Faraxa’s website or Facebook page.

Filming: Malcolm Agius

Editing: Coryse Borg