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Lorna Vassallo (B.A., L.P., M.Jur.) graduated as a legal procurator and specialized in European law, but went on to embrace the teaching career in state schools. Along the years she gained prolific experience in the teaching of the main European languages (English, Italian, French and German) and also obtained basic certification in Arabic, Spanish and Russian. In 2011 she did a postgraduate conference interpreting course at the University of Malta. Presently employed as Administrative Manager at the Cooperatives Board. she is also a licensed tourist guide and a regular newspaper columnist. In the past she also worked as a radio and television producer/presenter.
George Said Zammit
Stephen C. Spiteri
- Fortresses of the Cross: Hospitaller Military Architecture (1136–1798) (1994)
- British Military Architecture in Malta (1996)
- The Fougasse, The Stone Mortar of Malta (1999)
- Fortresses of the Knights (2001)
- Armoury of the Knights (2003)
- The Great Siege (2005)
- The Art of Fortress Building in Hospitaller Malta (2008)
Prof. Conrad Thake
He has co-authored with the late Dr. Quentin Hughes, the two volumes Malta – The Baroque Island, (2003) and Malta – War & Peace, an Architectural Chronicle 1800–2000, (2005). He has published a monograph on the British Admiralty architect William Scamp in Malta and one of his most recent publications is The Ottoman Muslim Cemetery in Malta.
He has published in several prestigious international journals such as Abitare la Terra, L’Arca, Demetra, Palladio, and Spazio e Società.
Thake is a Salzburg fellow and a Member of CICA – Comité International des Critiques d’Architecture / International Committee of Architectural Critics. He is currently an associate professor in the History of Art department within the Faculty of Arts, University of Malta.