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De Moçambique e Angola para a África do Sul
[From Mozambique and Angola to South Africa]
Pamila Gupta
Pamila Gupta is na Associate Professor at WISER (Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research) at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. She holds a PhD in Socio-cultural Anthropology from Columbia University. Her research explores Lusophone (post)colonial links and legacies in India and Africa. She has published in Interventions, the South African Historical Journal, African Studies, Critical Arts, the Journal of Asian and African Studies, Ler História, Ecologie & Politique, and Public Culture, and is the co-editor of Eyes Across the Water: Navigating the Indian Ocean with Isabel Hofmeyr and Michael Pearson (UNISA, 2010). Her monograph entitled The Relic State: St. Francis Xavier and the Politics of Ritual in Portuguese India was published in 2014 by Manchester University Press. Her newest collection of essays entitled Portuguese Decolonization in the Indian Ocean World: History and Ethnography was published by Bloomsbury Press in 2018.


Interview held in Lisboa, on July 27th, 2012, by Cláudia Pereira*,
revised for publication on December 2018.
Also available online version here.


Series  OEm Conversations With 
Date  December 2018
Pages  12
ISSN  2183-718X (online)
DOI  10.15847/CIESOEMCW112018
Keywords   Portuguese emigration, Portuguese emigration to South Africa, colonial migration.
Cite as  Pereira, Cláudia (2018), “De Moçambique e Angola para a África do Sul: entrevista com Pamila Gupta”, OEm Conversations With, 11, Lisboa, Observatório da Emigração, CIES-IUL, ISCTE-IUL. DOI 10.15847/CIESOEMCW112018


* Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Centro de Investigação e Estudos de Sociologia (CIES-IUL), Lisboa, Portugal

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