Some wine links


PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST… AS A WINE-MAKER http://osdir.com/ml/culture.region.india.goa.saligao/2004-08/msg00015.html Commodity tourism: wine & dine in the farm! http://www.commodityonline.com/news/Commodity-tourism-wine–dine-in-the-farm!-12561-3-1.html Winemaking is way of life http://www.indianexpress.com/news/winemaking-is-way-of-life/398546/0 The Wine Classroom http://pawinenovice.blogspot.com/2009/08/md-e-letter-features-winemaking-school.html Make your own wine (it’s not what you think) http://www.blogcatalog.com/blog/the-wine-case/038ea3b381af454efc0e012fb1a646fb Blogged with the Flock Browser Continue reading Some wine links

Books in Goa: promises and perils of publishing


By Frederick Noronha Selma Carvalho spent part of her Goa holiday trying to finish a book dealing with stories of Goan migration. The UK-based mother of a three-year-old believes her work has inputs that could help Goans better understand their own complex reality. Carvalho is one of a growing trend of writers bringing Goa-centric work to the fore. An increasing number of books on Goa is getting into print, here and elsewhere. Goa, the size of an average Indian district, has an amazing set of numbers on its side. Outside of the metros, it is probably the most intensely published … Continue reading Books in Goa: promises and perils of publishing

Images from the release of the Medieval Goa


Images from the release of the Medieval Goa book: http://www.flickr.com/photos/fn-goa/sets/72157621978256223/ 153 photos | 728 views Above, the audience Above, part of the panel of historians: Dr Fatima Gracias, Dr Charles Borges, Dr Ms Maria Aurora Couto and author Dr Teotonio R de Souza (partly visible) The author and Dr Couto. Others partly seen are Sushila Sawant-Mendes (right) and Dr/Fr Charles Borges sj (left) The author with Goa University VC Dr Dileep Deobagkar. PS: Don’t believe all I have to say (or click) on this. Goa,1556 — which I am associated with — has co-published this book! Blogged with the Flock … Continue reading Images from the release of the Medieval Goa