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 24 contributions):
Pierluigi Poivanelli, Aksum and the Bible: Old Assumptions and New Perspectives
Getatchew Haile, A Short Apocalyptic Text Based on the Prophecy of Ezra (Esdras Salathiel)
Amsalu Tefera, A FifteenthCentury Ethiopian Homily on the Archangel Uriel
Jeremy R. Brown & Daria Elagina, A New Witness to the Chronicle of John of Nikiu: EMML 7919
Veronika Six, Beschreibung der zuletzt von der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek, München erworbenen äthiopischen Handschriften
Maria Bulakh & Susanne Hummel & Francesca Panini, Bibliography of Ethiopian Semitic, Cushitic and Omotic Linguistics XXI: 2017
Namouna Guebreyesus & Hiruy Abdu, The Establishment of Gwǝlt and Rim Landholdings in EighteenthCentury Gondärine Churches
Peter Unseth, The World’s Oldest Living Proverb Discovered Thriving in Ethiopia