???global.info.a_carregar???
Zsófia Gombár is currently the head of the Research Group on Reception and Translation Studies at the University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES). She is also the scientific coordinator of the FCT-funded project Remembering the Past, Learning for the Future: Research-Based Digital Learning from Testimonies of Survivors and Rescuers of the Holocaust“ (ID 740639658) and the project Intercultural Literature in Portugal (1930-2000): A Critical Bibliography (CECC/ULICES) with Teresa Seruya and Maria Lin Moniz (CECC). She was also the principal investigator of the Hungarian research project The Reception of English-Language Literature in Hungary, 1945-1989, housed at Savaria University Centre of Eötvös Loránd University. Her main research interest is censorship studies, translation and education history.
Identification

Personal identification

Full name
Zsófia Gombár

Citation names

  • Gombár, Zsófia

Author identifiers

Ciência ID
581B-2FCF-7D1C
ORCID iD
0000-0002-8202-9928

Email addresses

  • zsofiagombar@letras.ulisboa.pt (Professional)

Addresses

  • University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies, Alameda da Universidade, Faculdade de Letras Lisbon, Portugal, 1600-214, Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal (Professional)

Websites

  • http://ulices.letras.ulisboa.pt/en/research-groups/reception-and-translation-studies-rg-6/zsofia-gombar/ (Scholar)
  • http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8202-9928 (Scholar)

Knowledge fields

  • Humanities - Languages and Literatures - General Literature Studies
  • Social Sciences - Educational Sciences

Languages

Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
English Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
Portuguese Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
Hungarian (Mother tongue)
German Upper intermediate (B2) Upper intermediate (B2) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Elementary (A2)
Italian Beginner (A1) Intermediate (B1) Elementary (A2) Intermediate (B1) Beginner (A1)
Education
Degree Classification
2007 - 2012
Concluded
Doutoramento em Literatura (Doutoramento)
Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
"The Reception of British Literature under Dictatorships in Hungary and Portugal " (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
aprovado (por unanimidade)
1999 - 2005
Concluded
MA in Hungarian Language and Literature with Teaching Qualification (Mesterfokozat)
Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem Bolcseszettudomanyi Kar, Hungary
"Magyar történelmi drámák a huszadik század második felében. Németh László: Galilei, Páskándi Géza: Vendégségben, Székely János: Caligula helytartója (Hungarian History Plays in the 20th Century)" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
4 (on a 5 point scale)
1998 - 2004
Concluded
MA in English Language and Literature, with TESOL Qualification (Master)
Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem Bolcseszettudomanyi Kar, Hungary
"Portugal and English Romanticism: Robert Southey and Lord Byron’s Visits to the Country" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
4 (on a 5 point scale)
Affiliation

Science

Category
Host institution
Employer
2020 - Current Principal Investigator (Research) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
(...)
2019/05/01 - Current Auxiliary Researcher (Research) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal

Others

Category
Host institution
Employer
2014/03/01 - 2019/04/30 FCT-funded post-doctoral researcher Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
2007 - 2011 Fully-funded PhD researcher Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Projects

Grant

Designation Funders
2021 - 2022/04/04 Remembering the Past, Learning for the Future: Research-Based Digital Learning from Testimonies of Survivors and Rescuers of the Holocaust in Portugal
581B-2FCF-7D1C
Principal investigator
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Ongoing

Other

Designation Funders
2020 - Current Intercultural Literature in Portugal, 1930-2000: A Critical Bibliography
Principal investigator
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal
Ongoing
2019 - Current IndirecTrans 3: Indirect translation and sustainable development
Researcher
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal

Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
Ongoing
2012 - Current Intercultural Literature in Portugal, 1930-2000: A Critical Bibliography
Researcher
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal

Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal
Ongoing
2009 - Current English-Language Literature and Censorship, 1945—1989
Szombathely/2009
Principal investigator
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal

Nyugat Magyarorszagi Egyetem Savaria Egyetemi Kozpont, Hungary

Pázmány Péter Katolikus Egyetem, Hungary

Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem Angol-Amerikai Intezet, Hungary

Pécsi Tudományegyetem Bölcseszettudomanyi Kar, Hungary

Magyar Tudományos Akadémia, Hungary
Ongoing
2015 - 2018 IndirecTrans 2: Centres and Peripheries
Researcher
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal

Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
Concluded
2011 - 2015 Censura e mecanismos de controlo da informação no Teatro e no Cinema. Antes, durante e após o Estado Novo
Researcher
Universidade Nova de Lisboa Centro de Investigação em Comunicação Informação e Cultura Digital Pólo FCSHNOVA, Portugal
Concluded
2013 - 2014 IndirecTrans 1: Indirect Translations of English Literature Published in Portugal (1901-1950)
Researcher
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
Concluded
2012 - 2014 ETC… Estudos de Tradução à Conversa/ETC… Monthly Talks on Translation and Interpreting Studies
UID/ELT/00114/2019
Researcher
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal
2002 - 2003 Érdy-kódex internetes kritikai kiadása” [Digital Edition of Érdy Codex]
Erdy-kodex
Other
Eotvos Lorand Tudomanyegyetem Bolcseszettudomanyi Kar, Hungary
Concluded
Outputs

Publications

Book chapter
  1. Gombár, Zsófia. "Books at War: Pro-Nazi and Pro-Allied Propaganda Publications Censored in Estado Novo Portugal". In Once upon a Time There Was Translation. Essays on Translation History in Honour of Teresa Seruya, 339-353. Lisbon, Portugal: Universidade Católica Editora, 2021.
    Published
  2. Gombár, Zsófia. "Fears of War Propaganda: Censorship in Salazar's Portugal in Time of War". In Translating Fear, edited by Teresa Seruya; Maria Lin Moniz, 73-108. Bern, Switzerland: Peter Lang, 2021.
    Published
  3. Gombár, Zsófia. "Personalised Histories Censored in Estado Novo Portugal and Socialist Hungary". In Everything is a Story: Creative Interactions in Anglo-American Studies, edited by Maria Antónia Lima, 338-349. Ribeirão: Edições Húmus, 2019.
    Published
  4. Gombár, Zsófia. "Theatre Censorship and Foreign Drama in Estado Novo Portugal during the Spanish Civil War and the Second World War". In Theatre and Dictatorship in the Luso-Hispanic World, edited by Diego Santos Sánchez, 45-57. New York: Routledge, 2017.
    Published
  5. Gombár, Zsófia. "Literary Censorship and Homosexuality in Kádár-Regime Hungary and Estado Novo Portugal". In Queering Translation-Translating the Queer. Theory, Practice, Activism, edited by Brian Baer; Klaus Kaindl, 144-156. New York: Routledge, 2017.
    Published
  6. Gombár, Zsófia; Gombár, Z.. "Theatre Translations Censored in Portugal (1929-1945)". In The Age of Translation: Early 20th-Century Concepts and Debates, edited by Maria Lin Moniz; Alexandra Lopes, 111-132. Bern, Switzerland: Peter Lang, 2017.
    Published • http://dx.doi.org/10.3726/b10741
  7. Gombár, Z.. "Bowdlerised Shakespeare productions in Hungary and Portugal". In Global Insights on Theatre Censorship, edited by Catherine O’Leary; Michael Thompson; Diego Santos Sánchez, 137-148. New York: Routledge, 2015.
    Published • 10.4324/9781315714417
  8. Gombár, Zsófia. "Translation Anthologies and British Literature in Portugal and Hungary between 1949 and 1974". In Translation in Anthologies and Collections (19th and 20th Centuries), edited by Teresa Seruya; Lieven D'Hulst; Alexandra Assis Rosa; Maria Lin Moniz, 259-274. Amsterdam, Netherlands: John Benjamins, 2013.
    Published
  9. Gombár, Zsófia. "Dictatorial Regimes and the Reception of English-Language Authors in Hungary and Portugal". In Censorship across Borders: The Censorship of English Literature in Twentieth-Century Europe, edited by Alberto Lázaro Laufente; Catherine O'Lear, 105-128. Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011.
    Published
  10. Gombár, Zsófia. "Brit irodalom Magyarországon és Portugáliában 1949 és 1974 között". edited by Bálint Gárdos; Prof. Dr Ágnes Péter; Veronika Ruttkay; Andrea Tímár; Máté Vince, 171-190. Budapest: L' Harmattan, 2010.
    Published
Conference paper
  1. Gombár, Zsófia. "Hungarian Literature Education and Literary Theories from 1979 to the Present Day". Paper presented in VI Congresso Nacional Associação Portuguesa de Literatura Comparada / X Colóquio de Outono Comemorativo das Vanguardas, Braga, 2009.
    Published
Journal article
  1. Gombár, Zsófia. "A Comparison: Translated Homosexual-Themed Novels in Estado Novo Portugal and State-Socialist Hungary". Via Atlântica 33 1 (2018): 187-205. https://www.revistas.usp.br/viaatlantica/issue/view/10270.
    Open access • Published
  2. Zsófia Gombár. "English-Language Books Censored during Wartime in Estado Novo Portugal". Interlitteraria 22 1 (2017): 54-54. https://doi.org/10.12697%2Fil.2017.22.1.6.
    Open access • Published • 10.12697/il.2017.22.1.6
  3. Zsófia Gombár. "Censorship, indirect translations and non-translation: The (fateful) adventures of Czech literature in 20th-century Portugal". Translation Studies 10 2 (2017): 220-223. https://doi.org/10.1080%2F14781700.2017.1281158.
    Published • 10.1080/14781700.2017.1281158
  4. Gombár, Zsófia. "British Literature in Portuguese Literary Education during the Estado Novo". Anglo Saxonica 3 5 (2013): 139-154. http://repositorio.ul.pt/bitstream/10451/10052/1/0873-0628_2013-005-000_00139-00154.pdf.
    Open access • Published
  5. Gombár, Zsófia. "The Frightful Stage and Theatre Translations in Salazar’s Portugal". Media & Jornalismo 23 12 (2012): 199-206. http://cicdigitalpolo.fcsh.unl.pt/pt/revista-media-jornalismo-no-23-repressao-vs-expressao-censura-as-artes-e-aos-periodicos/.
    Published • 10.1353/tj.2012.0063
  6. Gombár, Zsófia. "Banned Literature in Hungary: Book Withdrawal Campaigns after 1945". EPONA, E-Journal of Ancient and Modern Celtic Studies 2 (2010):
    Open access • Published
  7. Gombár, Zsófia. "Brit irodalom Magyarországon és Portugáliában 1949 és 1974 között". Múltunk 55 3 (2010): 217-234.
    Published
  8. Gombár, Zsófia. "The Reception of British Literature under Dictatorships in Hungary and Portugal". Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies 15 2 (2009): 269-284. https://www.jstor.org/stable/41274478?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents.
    Published
  9. Gombár, Zsófia. "Egy portugál szervezet, az APHELLE munkájáról". Könyv és Nevelés 11 2 (2009): https://www.jstor.org/stable/41274478?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents.
    Open access • Published
  10. Gombár, Zsófia. "Néhány szó Cambridge School Shakespeare sorozatáról". Könyv és Nevelés 11 2 (2009): http://epa.oszk.hu/01200/01245/00041/index.htm#O%20l%20v%20a%20s%20%C3%A1%20s%20p%20e%20d%20a%20g%20%C3%B3%20g%20i%20a.
    Open access • Published
  11. Gombár, Zsófia. "Az 1978-as reformtanterv szerepe a magyar irodalomtanítás történetében". Könyv és Nevelés 11 2 (2009): http://epa.oszk.hu/01200/01245/00041/index.htm#O%20l%20v%20a%20s%20%C3%A1%20s%20p%20e%20d%20a%20g%20%C3%B3%20g%20i%20a.
    Open access • Published
  12. Gombár, Zsófia. "A Hamlet tanításának története a középiskolai irodalomkönyvek tükrében az 1950-es évektol napjainkig". Könyv és Nevelés 10 2 (2008): 19-29. http://epa.oszk.hu/01200/01245/00038/gzs_0802.htm.
    Open access • Published
Thesis / Dissertation
  1. Gombár, Zsófia. "The Reception of British Literature under Dictatorships in Hungary and Portugal". PhD, 2012. http://hdl.handle.net/10773/10817.
Activities

Oral presentation

Presentation title Event name
Host (Event location)
2019 33 oral presentations delivered at international and national conferences between 2008 and 2019

Event organisation

Event name
Type of event (Role)
Institution / Organization
2016 - 2016 Workshop “Lisbon Hub- the Wikipedia Translation Studies Editathon”(European Society for Translation Studies & Centro de Estudos Anglísticos da Universidade de Lisboa). Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/TranslationStudiesMeetUp#Attending_in_person_in_Lisbon_(session_taking_place_between_11_a.m._and_4_p.m._(WET)) (2016 - 2016)
Workshop (Other)
Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
2013/11/13 - 2013/11/15 International Conference on Theatre and Cinema Censorship, 13-15 November, 2013. https://www.jornalistas.eu/ficheiros/1835708454_congresso%20censura%202013_programa%20completo.pdf (2013/11/13 - 2013/11/15)
Conference (Member of the Scientific Committee)
Universidade Nova de Lisboa Centro de Investigação em Comunicação Informação e Cultura Digital Pólo FCSHNOVA, Portugal
2013/09/24 - 2013/09/25 Conference Schleiermacher, 7th Colloquium on Translation Studies in Portugal, 24-25 October, 2013. http://www.etc.ulices.org/Schleiermacher.2013/Welcome.html (2013/09/24 - 2013/09/25)
Conference (Member of the Organising Committee)
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Centro de Estudos de Comunicação e Cultura, Portugal
2013/06/10 - 2013/06/11 JET1: Voice in Indirect Translation (CEAUL), Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, 10-11 June, 2013. http://www.etc.ulices.org/jet/JET1-Archives.html (2013/06/10 - 2013/06/11)
Conference (Member of the Organising Committee)
Universidade de Lisboa Centro de Estudos Anglisticos, Portugal

Association member

Society Organization name Role
2015 - Current Associação Portuguesa de Estudos Anglo-Americanos (APEAA)
2015 - Current Member of the The European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
2012 - Current Associação Portuguesa para a História do Ensino das Línguas e Literaturas Estrangeiras (APHELLE)
2009 - 2012 Hungarian James Joyce Society

Course / Discipline taught

Academic session Degree Subject (Type) Institution / Organization
2020/10 - 2021/05 History and Theory of Translation História e Teoria de Tradução (Licenciatura) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
2020/02 - 2020/05 Research Seminar (Translation Studies) II Seminário de Investigação II (Doutoramento) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
2019/09 - 2019/12 English, Threshold Level (B1.1) Inglês Limiar B1.1 (Licenciatura) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
2018/09 - 2019/05 English, Strong Threshold Level (B1.2) (Licenciatura) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal
2014/07 - 2014/07 ESC – English Summer Courses: Workshop ESC#26 "Bibliographical Sources in Translation History: What are They (Good For)?” (with Hanna Pieta, coord., Rita Bueno Maia and Marta Pacheco Pinto) ESC - English Summer Courses. (CEAUL), Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Lisboa. http://www.ulices.org/past-events/esc-26-workshop-qbibliographical-sources-in-translation-history-what-are-they-and-what-are-they-good-forq.html ESC English Summer Courses: Workshop ESC#26 Bibliographical Sources in Translation History: What are They (Good For)? (Outros) Universidade de Lisboa Faculdade de Letras, Portugal