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Book release of ‘Public History of Goa’

The book ‘Public History of Goa’ – a collection of 20 short essays on Goa and all about Goa is edited by Savio Abreu, Anthony da Silva and Rinald D’Souza.

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Movie Screening of ‘Saxtticho Koddo’

Saxtticho Koddo – The Granary of Salcette was screened yesterday at XCHR. After the movie there was a short interaction with the Director, Mr Vince Costa.

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History Hour – Down the Rabbit Hole

Research Adventures

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History Hour Talk: Biryani and Bebinca

Talk at XCHR – Biryani and Bebinca: Goa within the Indian Religious Tradition followed by the book release of Dr Robert Newman’s books

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Goa History Quiz -GHQ

Students comprising 45 teams from 25 Schools from all over South Goa District made their presence felt at the GHQ 2018. We were pleased to…

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CONFERENCE: “Towards a History of the Jesuits in South Asia: Post Restoration Period”

The conference witnessed 16 paper presentations by scholars from all over India and also from Nepal and Italy.

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History Hour 12 – “Taking T. B. Cunha Seriously: A Review of the Idea of Denationalisation” by Mr. Jason Keith Fernandes – 24th February 2005.

Whether you are an academic or just the average Goan about your business, there is no running away from T. B. Cunha’s essay The Denationalisation…

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History Hour 11 – “India: The Lotus and the Cross”, by Mr. Vishnu Mathur – 12th February 2005

Synopsis of the film: In this  92 minute film  we saw the phenomenon of  “Inculturation” – how Hindu rituals and symbols are intermingling into the…

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History Hour 10 – A Question of Race: US Southern Catholics and Segregation by R. Bentley Anderson SJ – 27 Jan 2005

In light of the Allied victory over Nazi Germany in World War II, citizens of the United States of America were forced to examine their…

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History Hour 9 – Screening of “Goa’s Struggle for Freedom”

A documentary film, “Goa’s Struggle for Freedom” was screened on Thursday, 6th January 2005 at the Xavier Centre of Historical Research, Porvorim. The sixty eight…

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