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95. “Epitácio Pais’ Preia-Mar and the History of the Goan Novel in Portuguese”. Book Release by Fr. Mousinho de Athaide and panel discussion by Dr. Paul Castro e Melo, Dr. Helder Garmes and Dr. Cielo Festino held on Friday, 15th January, 2016.

Preia-Mar (‘High Tide’): From a privileged yet impoverished family, Leo tries to strike it rich by any means possible in the Goa of the 1970s….

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History Hour 92 – “Dr. P. P. Shirodkar’s book ‘Indo-Portuguese Researches- new dimensions.’” Book Release by Dr. Anthony da Silva SJ & discussion by a panel of Prof. Nagvekar, Prof. Rajendra Kerkar, Dr. Sushila Mendes and Dr. Savio Abreu SJ held on Friday, 24th July, 2015.

The book covers a variety of topics on Indo – Portuguese history giving altogether new dimensions to it. It elaborates on the maritime history of…

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History Hour 91 – “Remembering Lucio on his Birth Centenary”, A tribute by a panel of Dr. Maria Aurora Couto, Prof. Ramola Antao, Prof. Rabin Pinto and Prof. Isabel Santa Rita Vas held on Wednesday, 15th April, 2015.

LUCIO RODGRIGUES was one of the few outstanding Konknni essayists. An authority on Goan folklore he contributed frequently to various periodicals like The Goan Tribune,…

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History Hour 48 – “Vision for Goa” – Lok Sabha Elections 2009 by contesting Candidates Mr. Sripad Naik, BJP, Mr. Jitendra Deshprabhu, NCP, Mr. Francisco Sardinha, Congress & Mr. Mathany Saldanha, UGDP held on Friday, 17th April 2009.

The Xavier Centre of Historical Research, Alto Porvorim, held an interactive session on “Vision for Goa” – Lok Sabha Election 2009, on Friday, 17th April…

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History Hour 47 – “Participation in the Regional Plan 2021” by Arch Dean D’Cruz and Arch Charles Campion on Thursday held on 5th March 2009.

Dean D’Cruz presented a talk and had a discussion along with Architect Charles Campion. D’Cruz writes, “I have just attended a recent workshop in Auroville,…

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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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