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Identification

Personal identification

Full name
Pedro Manuel Sobral Pombo

Citation names

  • Pombo, Pedro

Author identifiers

Ciência ID
7210-65E0-71EA
ORCID iD
0000-0002-7314-8431

Email addresses

  • pedromanuelpombo@gmail.com (Professional)

Knowledge fields

  • Social Sciences - Sociology - Anthropology

Languages

Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
Portuguese (Mother tongue)
English Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Advanced (C1) Proficiency (C2) Advanced (C1)
French Advanced (C1) Proficiency (C2) Advanced (C1) Proficiency (C2) Upper intermediate (B2)
Spanish; Castilian Upper intermediate (B2) Proficiency (C2) Advanced (C1) Proficiency (C2) Upper intermediate (B2)
Education
Degree Classification
2015/05
Concluded
Antropologia (Doutoramento)
ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
"O Espaço entre as Palavras. Antropologia de uma Comunidade no Sul de Moçambique " (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
with Distinction by unanimity
1993 - 1998
Concluded
Artes Decorativas - Especialização em Design de Interiores (Licenciatura)
Escola Superior de Artes Decorativas, Portugal
Affiliation

Teaching in Higher Education

Category
Host institution
Employer
2019/01 - Current Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Goa University, India
Goa University, India
2015/08 - 2018/07 Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
Projects

Grant

Designation Funders
2020 - 2022/12 Porous futures in Indian Ocean Africa: oceanic flows and insular socio-ecologies in Mauritius
Researcher
Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research, South Africa
Gerda Henkel Stiftung
Ongoing
2020 - 2022/06 Macau dos oceanos aos arquivos. Documentação sobre Macau e as suas rotas marítimas do século XIX em arquivos no oceano Índico
0116/DEPUB/2020
Research Fellow
Instituto Cultural de Governo da RAE de Macau, Macau SAR China
Instituto Cultural de Governo da RAE de Macau
Ongoing
2021 - 2021/07 Afro-Indic Archipelagos: materialities, visual cultures and art practices on African heritages in Indian Ocean islands
none
Research Fellow
Africa Multiple Cluster for Excellence, Bayreuth University, Germany
Ongoing
2018 - 2020/07 The club, the city, the island
no reference
Principal investigator
Rádio e Televisão de Portugal SA, Portugal
Rádio e Televisão de Portugal SA
Ongoing
2019 - 2020/04 Village temples with wooden structure in the Goan Ghats
NO REFERENCE
Researcher
Sahapedia - UNESCO, India
Sahapedia - UNESCO
Concluded
2018 - 2018/11 African topographies in India: (in) visible heritages, circulations and contemporary art
no reference
Research Fellow
Afrika-Studiecentrum Leiden, Netherlands

International Institute for Asian Studies, Netherlands
Concluded

Contract

Designation Funders
2002 - 2005/02 Colonial Logics: Space and Society in Goa
n.a.
Research Fellow
Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
Outputs

Publications

Book chapter
  1. Pombo, Pedro. "Troubling the tide: imagining cartographies of (dis)ordered mobilities in the Indian Ocean". In Order/Disorder in Asia. Kolkata, India: Asiatic Society, 2021.
    Accepted
  2. Pombo, Pedro. "Ruins, written walls and personal museums. Belonging, (dis)place and memories at two Indian Ocean margins". In Gages d'affection, culture matérielle et domaine de l'intime dans les sociétés d'Europe et de l+Océan Indien, edited by florence pellegry; Françoise Sylvos; Sandra Saayman, 145-168. Saint Denis, Réunion: Presses Universitaires Indianocéaniques, 2021.
    Published
  3. Pombo, Pedro. "““A primeira cousa que ha a fazer é tornarmo-nos senhores effectivos”. Cartografia e texto na construção colonial do Concelho dos Muchopes". In O que é o Colonialismo?. Escolar Editora, 2020.
    Published
  4. Pombo, Pedro. "Landscape, Rajah and wax prints. Contemporary archaeologies of India in Mozambique". In The Many Worlds of Michael Naylor Pearson. 2019.
    10.4324/9780367334864
  5. Pombo, Pedro. "High Degree of Civilization: Colonial Urbanism and Civilizing Mission in a Southern Mozambique district¿". In Urban Planning in Lusophone African Countries, 111-123. Surrey, United Kingdom: Ashgate, 2015.
    Published
Journal article
  1. Pombo, Pedro. "Shining a Spotlight on the History of Diu". Asian Review of World Histories 8 2 (2020): 203-206. https://brill.com/view/journals/arwh/8/2/article-p203_3.xml.
    https://doi.org/10.1163/22879811-12340075
  2. Pombo, Pedro. "Weaving Networks: the Economic Decline of Diu and Indian Ocean Circulations of the Vanza Weavers". Asian Review of World Histories (2020): http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/22879811-12340066.
    10.1163/22879811-12340066
  3. Pombo, Pedro. "Water Cartographies of Goa: Khazans, Sedimentation and Dissolution of Coastal Cultural Landscapes". Journal of Heritage Management (2019): http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2455929619877477.
    10.1177/2455929619877477
  4. Hugo C. Cardoso; Pedro Pombo. "Diu and the Diuese: Indian Ocean, Heritage, and Cultural Landscape". South Asian Studies (2018): https://doi.org/10.1080/02666030.2018.1439435.
    10.1080/02666030.2018.1439435
  5. Pedro Pombo. "Beyond the Margins: Place, Narratives, and Maritime Circuits in Diu". South Asian Studies (2018): 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1080/02666030.2018.1440059.
    10.1080/02666030.2018.1440059
  6. Pombo, Pedro. "Shri Betal Prasannah. The temples of Betal of Priol, Velinga and Querim". Oriente 16 (2006): 115-128.
    Published
Journal issue
  1. Pombo, Pedro; hugo canelas cardoso. "Diu and the Diuese — History, Maritime Trade, and Urban Landscapes". Asian Review of World Histories 8 2 (2020): https://brill.com/view/journals/arwh/8/2/arwh.8.issue-2.xml.
    Published • Coeditor
  2. Pombo, Pedro; hugo canelas cardoso. "Diu and the Diuese: Indian Ocean, heritage, and cultural landscape". South Asian Studies 34 1 (2018): https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rsas20/34/1.
    Published • Coeditor
Newsletter article
  1. Pombo, Pedro. "African topographies in India: (in)visible heritages, African prints and contemporary art across the Indian Ocean", The Newsletter, IIAS, 2019, https://www.iias.asia/the-newsletter/article/african-topographies-india-invisible-heritages-african-prints-and.
Thesis / Dissertation
  1. Pombo, Pedro. "O espaço entre as palavras. Antropologia de uma comunidade no sul de Moçambique". PhD, ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, 2015. https://repositorio.iscte-iul.pt/handle/10071/12375.
Activities

Oral presentation

Presentation title Event name
Host (Event location)
2021/02/27 Ethnographies across the Indian Ocean. Working on landscape, cultural heritages and memories. Foundation Program
Indian Institute of Technology Goa (Ponda, India)
2020/09/14 Coast / island / house. Sensorial cartographies and the materiality of Afrasian places AfricAsia: Overlooked Histories of Exchange
Smithsonian Institute (Washington, United States)
2019/11/26 "Goa(ns) and other islands: an ongoing collaborative research on the presence of Goans across the Indian Ocean"
University of Macau (Macau SAR China)
2019/11/25 "Intercultural changes in the Indian Ocean: Goa, Diu and Sri Lanka in focus"
Fundacao Rui Cunha (Macau SAR China)
2019/11/25 Vestígios de cartografias oceânicas: lugar, narrativas e culturas materiais no oceano Índico Luso-Afro-Asian Dialogues I
CIELA - Universidade de Macau (Macau, Macau SAR China)
2019/10/02 Fragmented Archipelagos: Contemporary Afro-Asian Archaeologies in the Indian Ocean Archives of the Afro-Asia: Excavating the Cultural Politics of the Early Decolonization Era
Center for Indian Studies in Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa)
2018/11/21 Ruins, written walls and personal museums. Belonging, (dis)place and memories at two Indian Ocean margins From Tokens of Love to Archived Relics: Private Life and Material Culture in Indian Ocean Societies
Université de La Reunion (Saint Denis de La Reunion, France)
2018/09/21 African topographies in India: (in)visible heritages, African prints and contemporary material culture in the Indian Ocean International Conference Africa-Asia, A New Axis of Knowledge - Second Edition
IIAS and Dar es Salaam University (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)
2018/07/07 “Unfolding circulations in the Indian Ocean: textiles, weavers and heritage between Diu and Mozambique” International Conference AAS in Asia
Ashoka University and Association for Asian Studies (India)
2018/03/08 “The water and the stone: maritime urbanities, heritage and memory in an Indian island” Faculty of Planning Public Talks
CEPT (Ahmedabad, India)
2018/01/03 Troubling the tide: visual cartographies of mobilities in the Indian Ocean Order/Disorder in Asia: Historical Perspectives
Asiatic Society (Kolkata, India)
2017/10/27 Possibilities of Mapping Mozambique in Diu: narratives, places and senses of belonging across the Indian Ocean International congress Diu and the Diuese: Multidisciplinar Perspectives
iISCTE-IUL, FLUL (Lisboa, Portugal)
2017/10/03 Unbounded Heritage: recognizing cartographies of circulation and fluidity in the Indian Ocean International Seminar Ending Indenture: Comparative perspectives 1875-1038
University of Mauritius (Mauritius)
2017/07/22 Lines, images and objects: anthropology, art and performing identities in contemporary India ICAS 2017, International Conference of Asian Scholars
IIAs and University of Chiang Mai (Chiang Mai, Thailand)
2017/07/14 Weaving networks: The economic decline of Diu and maritime circulations of the Vanza community III CHAM International Conference "Oceans and Shores: Heritage, People and Environment"
CHAM New University of Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal)
2016/10/04 Stereos, words in the wall and a Woolworths reed kitchen. Traces of emigration in South Mozambique international conference Circulations: the (un)making of Southern Africa beyond and across borders
WiSER, Wittwaterand University (Johannesburg, South Africa)
2015/10 Narrating Ruins: Landscapes of belonging and the remains of history in a southern Mozambican district international conference A Luta Continua, 40 years later. Entangled Histories and Legacies of Empire in Southern Africa
French Institute of South Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa)
2014/09/13 Está a dar-nos de volta a nossa história´. Trazer o arquivo histórico para o terreno etnográfico CIEA 9 (9th Iberian Congress of African Studies)
CES Coimbra (Coimbra, Portugal)
2013/09/05 High degree of civilization”. Colonial urbanism and ‘civilizing mission’ in a Southern Mozambique district International conference Colonial and Postcolonial Urban Planning in Africa
Universidade de Lisboa (Lisboa, Portugal)

Supervision

Thesis Title
Role
Degree Subject (Type)
Institution / Organization
2016 - 2020/12 The pol of Ahmedabad: its social production
Co-supervisor
Architecture (PhD)
CEPT University, India
2017/05 - 2018/05 Socio-Economic Impact of Tourism: a casa-study of small-scale shopkeepers in Jaipur
Supervisor
Social Sciences (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2015 - 2016 Between Kenya, India and the United Kingdom: Study of Transnational networks maintained by Gujarati Hindu Diaspora
Co-supervisor
Social Sciences (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India

Event organisation

Event name
Type of event (Role)
Institution / Organization
2017/10/27 - 2017/10/28 CO-organiser of International Congress "Diu and the Diuese: Multidisciplinar Perspectives" (2017/10/27 - 2017/10/28)
Congress (Co-organisor)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal

ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Portugal
2012 - 2015 AfrikPlay –Chat and a movie, screening documentaries on contemporary Africa (2012 - 2015)
Seminar (Co-organisor)
Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia, Portugal

ISCTE-Instituto Universitario de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Internacionais, Portugal

Event participation

Activity description
Type of event
Event name
Institution / Organization
2021/07/21 - 2021/07/23 Co-convenor of the panel "Fluid Infrastructural Time(s): Temporalities, Spatial Transformations and the (Un)Making of Borders"
Conference
Frontiers of Humanity and Beyond: Towards new critical understandings of borders
CHAM Centro de Humanidades, Portugal
2018/07/05 - 2018/07/08 Panel convenor: Crisis, Circulations and Change: Populating the Margins of the Indian Ocean
Conference
AAS in Asia
Ashoka University, India
2017/07/12 - 2017/07/15 Panel convenor: Practices of defiance: resisting colonial maritime power
Conference
CHAM International Conference "Oceans and Shores: Heritage, People and Environment",
CHAM Centro de Humanidades, Portugal
2017/06/29 - 2017/07/01 Panel convenor: Africa and the city. Constrained urbanisation through forced displacement, 7th European Conference on African Studies
Conference
ECAS 2017
Universität Basel, Switzerland
2017/03/30 - 2017/03/30 Participation on the roundtable "Can Heritage be Managed?"
Round table
"Can Heritage be Managed?"
Centre for Heritage Management, Ahmedabad University, India

Jury of academic degree

Topic
Role
Candidate name (Type of degree)
Institution / Organization
2017/04 Three Essays In Aging And Intergenerational Relationships: Social Capital, Family Dynamics And Transnational Arrangements
(Thesis) Arguer
Jagriti Gangopadhyay (PhD)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2017/03 Sedition And Free Speech In India; A Legal Ethnography Of Cases Between 2000-2016
(Thesis) Arguer
Mujeeb Rahman (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2017/03 Redistribution, Representation And Democratic Deficit: The Case For Social And Economic Democracies
(Thesis) Arguer
Prateek Khobragade (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2016/03 Aspirations of Young Muslim Men in Juhapura
(Thesis) Arguer
Asaf Ali Lone (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2016/03 Role of Caste and Class in shaping up of neighbourhood of Chandkheda and Ranip in Ahmedabad
(Thesis) Arguer
Bargav Oza (Master)
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India

Committee member

Activity description
Role
Institution / Organization
2019/03 - 2022/03 Associate Editor Asian Review of World Histories, Netherlands

Conference scientific committee

Conference name Conference host
2021/11/08 - 2021/11/09 Conferência Internacional Travessias no Índico. Memória e Património The State University of Zanzibar - SUZA
2016/01/01 - 2016/11/04 international conference "Circulations: the (un)making of Southern Africa beyond and across borders" Center for Indian Studies in Africa

Course / Discipline taught

Academic session Degree Subject (Type) Institution / Organization
2021/01 - Current Research Methodology Portuguese and Lusophone Studies (Doctor) Goa University, India
2019 - Current Portuguese Art Portuguese and Lusophone Studies (Master) Goa University, India
2019 - Current Portuguese Cinema Portuguese and Lusophone Studies (Master) Goa University, India
2019 - Current History of Portugal Portuguese and Lusophone Studies (Master) Goa University, India
2019 - Current Engaging with contemporary ethnographies Sociology (Master) Goa University, India
2019 - Current Out in the Field Sociology (Master) Goa University, India
2015 - 2018 Disrupting Cartographies: Space, Place and Narratives Social Sciences (Master) Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2015 - 2018 Locating Postcolonial Fieldworks Social Sciences (Master) Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2015 - 2018 Critical Perspectives on Sociology and Anthropology Social Sciences (Master) Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India
2015 - 2018 Mapping Technology and Society Social Sciences (Bachelor) Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India

Interview (tv / radio show)

Program Topic
2019/12/03 - 2019/12/03 TDM Entrevista Cultural program of Macau Television