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History Hour 37 – “Goa: Perspectives from the Nineteenth-Century” by Dr. Rochelle Pinto held on Friday, 14th December 2007.

This talk presented some of the main arguments from the book Between Empires:  Print and  Policies in Goa. It begins with the argument that the…

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History Hour 36 – “Special Economic Zones (SEZs)–Their Impact on Goa and Goans”, Panel Discussion by Adv Albertina Almeida, Fr Maverick Fernandes, Arch Pravin Sabnis held on Tuesday, 11th December 2007.

Throughout India, the Central Government’s SEZ policy has generated widespread anger, resulting in loud outcries and violent protests by the common masses. Why is it…

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History Hour 35 – “Waste wise: Converting Problems to Solutions with Waste management in Goa” by Mr Clinton Vaz – Friday, 16th November 2007.

Waste management is an issue that plagues the whole words, not just Goa & India. If we are willing to take up the responsibility of…

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History Hour 34 – “Civility and Social Relation” by Dr Alberto Gomes – Friday, 28th September 2007.

At a time when violent conflict, terrorism, and civil strife emanating from ethnic and religious divisions are making the world we live in increasingly unsafe…

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History Hour 33 – “Portraits of Our People” by Mr Alex Fernandes – Friday, 14th September 2007.

In October 2005, Alex photographed 37 prominent ‘Tiatriste in his studio in Goa and Mumbai. Prince Jacob, Remi Colaco. Antonette, are some of the names…

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History Hour 32 – “Reading into Goan Family Photographs” by Dr Savia Viegas – Friday, 17th August 2007.

After its invention is 1839, Photography travelled rapidly to the colonies either through imperial initiatives or through the efforts of travelling photographers were active in…

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History Hour 31 – “The History of Goan Costume” by Mr. Wendell Rodricks – Friday, 20th July 2007.

Wendell  Rodricks has researched on the History of Goan Costume for three years and interned at The National Costume Museum in Lisbon and the Museum…

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History Hour 30 – “Political Process in Goa and Voting Elections” by Dr. Aureliano Fernandes – Thursday, 19th April 2007.

All elected governments in Goa since Liberation, except one, have been coalitions. Their coming to power with narrow majorities shows that citizens are cynical about…

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History Hour 29 – “REMO SPEAKS – An Interaction on Goan social issues” by Mr. Remo Fernandes – Thursday, 1st March 2007.

This was an interactive session with Remo Fernandes, during which he put forth and discussed his views on a few Goan issues he felt strongly…

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History Hour 28 – “Multiculturalism and Language” by Ms. Marion Valladares Smith – Thursday, 15th February 2007.

Anybody who has lived and worked for several years in various cities from New York to Paris and Spain, to Bombay and Goa, will agree…

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