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Casa da Moeda Festival 2010

The second Casa da Moeda Festival will take place from November 19-21. The focus this year is on books, writing and music.

Entry is free * and open to the public. Seating is limited, so please come early.

The schedule for this year’s events:

Friday 19th November

6 pm: Pulitzer-nominated novelist Prof. Lee Siegel talks about ‘Hypnosis in India’

7.30 pm: Manohar Shetty – a poetry reading 

Saturday 20th November

6 pm: Isabel Santa Rita Vas: An introduction to Harold Pinter

7.15 pm: David da Silva : Gerard Manley Hopkins – Priest and Poet

Sunday 21 November

10 am – Cholta Cholta Walk by Bookworm * (Charges – Rs.100)

6 pm – Margaret Mascarenhas talks about her new book ‘The Disappearance of Irene Dos Santos’. The 4th edition of her first book ‘Skin’ will also be launched during the evening.

7.15 pm: Sonia Shirsat in concert.

For speaker bios and more information, please click here.

At each event, audience members will have a chance to win a goodie-bag full of books, CDs, vouchers etc. All proceeds go to Child’s Play India Foundation, our charity which aims to improve the lives of underprivileged children through music education.

Random House India
Bookworm (Goa)
Goa 1556
Cinnamon Teal Publishing
Earthworm Ecostore


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