Staff and students from the department of English of Carmel College of Arts, Science and Commerce participated in the annual Goa Arts and Literary Festival (GALF) 2018 at International Centre, Dona Paula. A total of 73 students attended the same.
Faculty member Brian Mendonca engaged author Sophia Benjamin in conversation at the release of her book Claudia in the Zuari hall of GALF. Faculty Glenis Mendonca was present at GALF for the release of the book The Brave New World of Goan Writing 2018: An Anthology of Literary Essays, Short Stories, Memoirs, Letters, and Poetry, which features her essay on the Konkani short story. The essay was short-listed for the JRLJ Best in non-fiction 2018 award.