This talk is about origin, evolution and various aspects of Fado, by Sonia Shirsat, “the ambassador of Goan music to the world” This will be a journey into the evolution of Fado, its elements, its emotion and its pain. This Melancholic music has pierced into hearts universally. Join us as we unravel this mystical, melodious … Continue reading Chronologies of Fado| Sonia Shirsat| 19th August 7.30 pm 6 Assagao
‘DiasPura’, is an observational study of the subculture of a wide cross section of the Indian immigrant community in the USA. It explores the process of identity formation of Indian settlers in America while focussing on the critical relationship of their politics to the reality of majoritarian and identity based politics back home. Ajay … Continue reading DiasPura | Screening and Interaction| 6 Assagao 12th August 2019 | 7.30 pm
This #mondayfixgoa 29th July, we have Mr Subhash Chandra, a member of Indian Forest Service, currently posted as Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Government of Goa, speaking to us. As head of State Forest Department, he is looking after all matters of conservation, development and management of forests and wildlife of the state. He will … Continue reading Forestry Issues | Talk by Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Goa, 29th July 2019, 7.30 pm at 6 Assagao
5th August #mondayfixgoa at 6 Assagao @peopletreegoa | Solo theatrical performance by Zeeshan Hasan Akhtar @zhasanakhtar ~ A subtle and deeply disturbing account of the more primal components of human subjectivity. | Poster by Pale Blue Dot @reggiegoveas | #goanarratives #thusgoa #hacktivismgoa https://www.instagram.com/p/B0IYsmIFZIf/?igshid=hrudus8cbde8 Limited seats. Donation based programme.
‘Climate Crisis – How should Goa respond?’ – The entire planet, including humans, is facing an existential crisis due to global warming, resource depletion and collapsing life-support systems. With the Governments refusing to see the obvious, we the citizens need to respond to the crisis, before it is too late. What are Goa’s issues, challenges … Continue reading Climate Crisis and Goa | Abhijit Prabhudesai | #mondayfixgoa | 22nd July 2019 7.30 pm
India is facing an unprecedented water crisis, with over 42% of the country reeling under acute drought and over 21 cities to run out of ground water by 2020. With over 80 water bodies completely contaminated or extinct, with almost all lakes of Bangalore either dead or frothing, Yamuna water only fit for industrial cooling, … Continue reading Searching for Water |#mondayfixgoa 6 Assagao, 15th July 2019
Saacha, 49 mins, 2001 The fabric of the city emerged from the warp and weft of diverse threads, from the labour of migrant communities that made Bombay/Mumbai their own. The cotton mills and the proletariat that worked in them were central to the creation of the city. Through the poetry of Narayan Surve, the paintings … Continue reading Screening and Interaction – Saacha- The Loom, 8th July 2019, 6 Assagao, 7.30 pm