Armenians of Calcutta | Book Launch March 24th 2022 8 pm at Edible Archives

http://www.instagram.com/tv/Ca_7XKbjl6m/ We present Alakananda Nag’s book of photographs ‘Armenians of Calcutta’ at Edible Archives on 24th March 2022 Thursday 8 pm. It is a book of photographs, text and rare archival material on the Armenian community of Calcutta who were the founders of the city as we know it today – a fact not widely known…

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Football and Fairtrade | Nov 15th, 2021, Monday 7.30 pm

Forca Goa Foundations has made an organisational commitment to sourcing only Fairtrade certified footballs, becoming the first organisation in the country to make a commitment towards conscious consumption through Fairtrade.  This #mondayfixgoa, our speakers Nathaniel Da Costa and Devina Singh will elaborate on the importance of fairness, equitableness and sustainability in production and consumption.  Nathaniel Da…

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Premier | Goenchi Maati Movement film, at Design Centre, Porvorim, 6 pm, March 18th 2021

Film by Living Heritage Foundation.Directed by Marc Francis & Mohan Kumar MochiPremiere by Thus.Hosted by Design Center “Goenchi Mati: A new perspective on mining in Goa” Directed by Marc Francis and Mohan Kumar Mochi, this 43 minute film includes notable figures such as Raju Nayak, editor – Lokmat, Haresh Melwani – mine owner & Late…

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In Conversation with Artists at Risk (AR) #mondayfixgoa Sept 28th 2020 7.30 pm

Artists, writers, curators, critics and scholars are targets of politically motivated threats and persecution in great parts of the world. The COVID-19 pandemic has been worsened by increased government control and curbs on free speech and artistic expression. The need to protect artists – and their art as a form of political protest and dissent…

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The free but misunderstood Street Dogs of Goa – Adv Norma Alvares & Dr Karlette Fernandes | #mondayfixgoa | 31.8 7.30 pm

What many of us call stray, the law recognises as ‘street’ dogs. The colonial policy – which we followed, recommended catching and killing them en masse, until the law was changed in 2001 with the implementation of the Animal Birth Control Rules. Norma and Karlette have been on the frontline of the very heated street dog debates in Goa, and in this session they debunk some deeply held beliefs and hopefully show us a way forward of peaceful coexistence.

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A discussion on Mollem | The art of destruction | 10th August Monday 7.30 pm

A panel discussion on the Mollem issue, with reference to the three proposed projects and their attendant environmental, ecological, social, economic and entomological affects on large areas contained in the Mollem National Park and the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary.

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A Discussion on Mollem Issue, 27th July 2020 Monday 7.30 pm

This discussion with environmental lawyer Sreeja Chakraborty, Francesca Cotta of Save Mollem Campaign, with Avertino Miranda, Founder, Goa Green Brigade will cover issues of environmental protection acts, responsibilities of citizens and the possible outcomes for this Mollem issue.

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Karma Local | Screening & Interaction, 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm 2nd March 2020

“KARMA LOCAL” (84 mins) USA | Comic thriller set in New York City| Directed by Darshan Bhagat http://www.karmalocal.com Q&A with the director post screening. We request contributions for these programs. Please arrive early. Film reviews- “funny and stylishly directed…a fast paced film that features strong performances” – John Petrakis, CHICAGO TRIBUNE “enthusiastic and inventive…Emory Van…

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Disappearing professions in Urban India by Clare Arni, #mondayfixgoa 10th Feb 2020, 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm

  Clare Arni is a photographer and her work encompasses architecture, travel, social documentary and cultural heritage. She has been published by leading British book publishers Phaidon, Thames and Hudson and Dorling Kindersley. They researched the disappearing professions historically associated with Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai and Bangalore. They wanted to document the changes brought about because…

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The Talking Sky by AFA Goa | March 5th, Thursday, 7 pm at Reis Magos Fort

Reis Magos Fort with Thus. presents to you the Talking Sky an exciting session on constellation mythology, folk tales, star science and more followed by sky observation session by the Association of Friends of Astronomy on 5th March 2020, 7 pm onward. This event is open to all at a minimal entry charge of INR…

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