Category Archives: Research

Refiguring Goa (Raghuraman Trichur)

Refiguring Goa: From Trading Post to Tourism Destination by Raghuraman Trichur Goan Society / Political Economy / Development Goa,1556 December 2013 Rs 200 (within India). US $ 20 (overseas) Pp 208. Pb. ISBN 978-93-80739-50-2 Raghuraman S. Trichur is Professor and

Refiguring Goa (Raghuraman Trichur)

Refiguring Goa: From Trading Post to Tourism Destination by Raghuraman Trichur Goan Society / Political Economy / Development Goa,1556 December 2013 Rs 200 (within India). US $ 20 (overseas) Pp 208. Pb. ISBN 978-93-80739-50-2 Raghuraman S. Trichur is Professor and

It’s on it’s way, but when will it reach?

This seems to be getting promised for a long time now… but is apparently facing delays in getting launched. A report from the Herald, Panjim: Modern central library in Panjim soon: CM  HERALD REPORTER MARGAO, SEPT 5 Library movement in

It’s on it’s way, but when will it reach?

This seems to be getting promised for a long time now… but is apparently facing delays in getting launched. A report from the Herald, Panjim: Modern central library in Panjim soon: CM  HERALD REPORTER MARGAO, SEPT 5 Library movement in

Learning from Goan expat writing

THE PRINTED PAGE Goan expat writing continues to help thereader here to understand the localreality. Two new books, one on Abbe Fariaand the other on print and politics inGoa, have just made it to the stands.Meanwhile, the Central Library at

Learning from Goan expat writing

THE PRINTED PAGE Goan expat writing continues to help thereader here to understand the localreality. Two new books, one on Abbe Fariaand the other on print and politics inGoa, have just made it to the stands.Meanwhile, the Central Library at

Learn Konkani… the Romi way

How do you sell a book in a scattered market like Goa, complicated by the fact that, despite our literacy, we are not quite a heavy-reading population? Jesuit linguist-priest Dr Pratap Naik pnaiksj@yahoo.co.in; recently announced that the TSKK Konknni Course

Learn Konkani… the Romi way

How do you sell a book in a scattered market like Goa, complicated by the fact that, despite our literacy, we are not quite a heavy-reading population? Jesuit linguist-priest Dr Pratap Naik pnaiksj@yahoo.co.in; recently announced that the TSKK Konknni Course

A listing … of some old books at Porvorim

Xavier Centre of Historical Research, the Alto Porvorim Jesuit-run institution headed by Dr Délio Mendonca sj, recently put together for the GOMANTAK TIMES this list of some of the oldest books available at their library. Says the XCHR: “All books

A listing … of some old books at Porvorim

Xavier Centre of Historical Research, the Alto Porvorim Jesuit-run institution headed by Dr Délio Mendonca sj, recently put together for the GOMANTAK TIMES this list of some of the oldest books available at their library. Says the XCHR: “All books

Roman script Konkani… in new form

Dev b^ro dis di~v. Tu~ k^so asay? Ha~v b^ro asa~. Tuje~ na~v kite~? Mh^je~ na~v Pedru. Tu~ kh^~y ravtay? Ha~v Go~ya~ ravta~. Ko~knni Go~ychi razbhas. Tuzo bapuy kite~ k^rta? Mh^zo bapuy xeta~t kam k^rta. Tu~ mhaka ek narl ani pa~ch

Roman script Konkani… in new form

Dev b^ro dis di~v. Tu~ k^so asay? Ha~v b^ro asa~. Tuje~ na~v kite~? Mh^je~ na~v Pedru. Tu~ kh^~y ravtay? Ha~v Go~ya~ ravta~. Ko~knni Go~ychi razbhas. Tuzo bapuy kite~ k^rta? Mh^zo bapuy xeta~t kam k^rta. Tu~ mhaka ek narl ani pa~ch

On women and girls in Goa

   Shaila Desouza of the Centre for Women’s Studies (at the Goa University, Goa) sent in a copy of the book she co-authored with Ms Nirmala Sitharaman of the National Commission for Women (New Delhi). Looking forward reading that more

On women and girls in Goa

   Shaila Desouza of the Centre for Women’s Studies (at the Goa University, Goa) sent in a copy of the book she co-authored with Ms Nirmala Sitharaman of the National Commission for Women (New Delhi). Looking forward reading that more