Marking her entry into the world of literature, artist Stacy Rodrigues’ debut book ‘In search of’ was released at Nanutel, Margao. Chief guest for the same was novelist Damodar Mauzo.
The book draws from the personal experiences of Rodrigues’ who was diagnosed at the age of 14 with heredomacular degeneration that causes a gradual bilateral decrease in vision. Through the book she addresses how she understood and learnt to deal with her condition as a young girl. The book also documents her journey through art. Rodrigues has held three solo art exhibitions, namely, ‘The Giver’, ‘World through my eyes’ and ‘Into the light’. Her book also includes the challenges she faced in her professional life combined with a few elements of fiction.