Ms. Prashanti Talpankar
M.Com, B.Ed; (SET), (Reading for Ph.D)
Teaching Experience: UG – 30 years & HSS – 5 years.
Books & Publications:
- “Shadows in the dark” – A book based on primary survey of migrant workers.
- “Tutush” – Children’s Stories in Konkani.
- “Motiyachi Maal” – Children’s Stories in Konkani.
- “Dirgh Moun Tye” – A translation of Award winning Novel by Shashi Deshpande “That long Silence” in Konkani.
Honours and Awards:
- National Award for a Story for Neo-literates by MHRD in 2002
- Sahitya Akademi Award for translation 2017 for Translating a Book by Shashi Deshpande “That long Silence” in Konkanni Dirgh Moun Tye.
- Kurchorem Kala Kendra Award for translation 2016 for Translating a Book by Shashi Deshpande “That long Silence” in Konkanni Dirgh Moun tye.
Film & Theatre Awards
- Best supporting actress award for the movie “Alisha” in the year 2004, at State Film Festival.
- Best supporting actress award for the movie “Baga Beach” in the year 2015, at State Film Festival.
- Best Actress awards at state level for Stage plays “Prashnchinha” and “Sagina Mahato” in Konkani & “Parprasthan” in Marathi drama.
- Mitra Bir Award in 1990 as Woman of the Year.
- Saudamini Sanman Award in 2017.
Corporate Social Responsibility
- Member Goa State Mental Health Committee, Government of Goa.
- Secretary, Sangath NGO in Mental Health.
- Managing Committee Member CRG.