'Workshop for Writers & Artists' at Talasari - Nov 2019
by Fr John Froz SJ
From June 2019 onwards, Frs John Froz and Vijay Gonsalves have had meetings with group of teachers, ex-students, some writers and artists from the Talasari Mission area. They conducted two writers and artists workshop for this group. Recently on 12th November 2019 they had a "Writers and Artists" training program for this group.
The editors of the magazine 'Suvarta', Fr. Raymond Pereira and Fr. Francis Correia from Vasai conducted a workshop for them. They gave inputs to the group about writing, Marathi grammar, and how to write articles on adivasi art and culture. Around 43 members were present for this training program. Frs John and Vijay are motivating this group to write in their rich culture, through art and depicting social problems. The objective of the group is to motivate the writers and artists to share their thoughts and reflections about their rich culture and art.