Aethiopica 23 (2020)
Aethiopica is an internationally refereed academic journal, edited at the Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies and at the Department of African and Ethiopian Studies of the Asien-Afrika-Institut at the University of Hamburg. It is published annually in a printed version.
The journal focuses on philology, linguistics, archaeology, history, cultural anthropology, religion, philosophy, literature, and manuscript studies, with a regional emphasis on Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Horn of Africa, and related areas. The journal welcomes contributions on relevant academic topics as well as on recent research in the respective fields. Each issue of Aethiopica contains reviews of books which form a substantial section of the journal. Aethiopica is published mainly in English. Articles in French, German and Italian are also accepted for publication. An English abstract for all articles in any language is provided.
From the contents (altogether 32 contributions):
Andrea Manzo, The Great Aksumite Decorated Stelae: Architectural Characteristics, Functions, and Meanings
Sophia Dege-Müller, The Monastic Genealogy of Hoḫwärwa Monastery: A Unique Witness of Betä Ǝsraʾel Historiography
Habtamu M. Tegegne, Fragility and Resilience: Church History and Myth in Nineteenth-Century Ethiopia
Temesgen Tesfamariam Beyan, Unemployment and Social Disorder during the British Colonial Period in Eritrea (1941–1951)
Gashaw Arutie Asaye, The Semantics of Locative Adpositions in Amharic