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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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History Hour 27 – “History in the Making: Goa through Poetic Eyes 1987-2007” by Dr. Brian Mendonca – Thursday, 21st December 2006.

Since his first poem ‘Requiem to a Sal’ (1987) describing the cutting down of a Sal tree near his home in Vasco, Brian Mendonca has…

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History Hour 26 – “Language and Beyond” by Shri Eduardo Faleiro – Thursday, 16th November 2006.

Shri Eduardo Faleiro has been a very active political and social worker since his university days while studying for L.L.B. and L.L.M. degrees. He was…

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History Hour 25 – “Cultural Resistance in the Era of Globalization” by Prof. K. N. Panikkar – Monday, 14th August 2006.

Prof. K. N. Panikkar is among the foremost historians of modern India. His books include ‘Against Lord and State: Religion and Peasant Uprisings in Malabar’,…

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History Hour 24 – “The Eurindia Project of the Economic Cross Cultural Programme and Research on the French in the service of the Indian States from c. 1530 to 1849” by Dr. Jean-Marie Lafont – Thursday, 27th July 2006.

Eurindia is a cooperative project co-founded by the European Union to survey and preserve archival artefacts related to historical relations between Europe and India like…

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History Hour 23 – “In search of Abbe Faria: The hypnotic Vision of a Goan Pioneer” by Cecil Pinto. Thursday, 1st June, 2006

This documentary film was put together by Isabel S.R.Vas and Cecil Pinto to pay tribute to a great Goan. The year 2006 marks the 250th…

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History Hour 22 – “Causes for Existence of Communal Harmony in Goa” by Dr. A. A. Fernandes – Thursday, 4th May 2006.

The causes for the existence of communal harmony in Goa during the latter half of Portuguese Rule as well as its continuance after the liberation…

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