Archives de catégorie : The Ethiopian heritage in the making

Cfee Seminar: The Djibouto-Ethiopian Railway Archives Project

 

The Djibouto-Ethiopian Railway Archives Project : Historical Stakes and Status

by Prof. Shiferaw Bekele and Dr. Simon Imbert-Vier

 

Date: Thursday June 21, 2018 – 5-6 pm

Venue: Berhanou Abebe Library,  French Centre for Ethiopian Studies  (Jan Meda, https://goo.gl/maps/sutSritp3MU2)

The Ethio-French Railway was the first industrial enterprise of Ethiopia. Built at the beginning of the 20th Century, this line was operated by a French Company, which became Ethiopian in 1959 but remained under concrete French administration up to the independence of Djibouti in 1977.

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Exhibition / Book Launch: Walking the City’s Past – June 11, 6:30 pm

EXPOSITION-LANCEMENT DE LIVRE / EXHIBITION-BOOK LAUNCH

An exhibition “Walking the City’s Past” organized by the CFEE will be held at the Alliance Ethio-Française, June 11-23, 2018.

This exhibition will present Addis Ababa Old Piazza. 3 Self-Guided Tours, the third volume of the Ethiopia City Guides series published by the CFEE and Lit Verlag (see our previous post here: cfee.hypotheses.org/2714).

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Publication: Annales d’Ethiopie vol.31 (2016-2017)

PUBLICATION

ANNALES D’ETHIOPIE
Vol. 31, années 2016-2017

SPECIAL ISSUE: MAKING HERITAGE IN ETHIOPIA

Making heritage in Ethiopia: Introduction
Guillaume Blanc, Marie Bridonneau

The Return of the Crown of Kafa from Switzerland to Ethiopia: A Case of Restitution?
Elisabeth Biasio, Peter R. Gerber

Making Ethiopian Heritage World Heritage. UNESCO’s Role in Ethiopian Cultural and Natural Heritage
Marie Huber

The Simen Wild Fauna under the Protection of the Government of Haile Selassie. From Endangered Prey to National Symbol (1941–1969)
Girma Tayachew Asmelash

Creating Space. The Construction of Ethiopian Heritage and Memory in Israel
Judy Jaffe-Schagen

Urban Renewal and the Predicaments of Heritage Conservation in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Zelalem Teferra

Les demeures anciennes d’Addis-Abeba. Discours et pratiques autour du patrimoine dans une métropole en reconstruction
(The old residences of Addis Ababa. Discourses and practices around heritage in a city under reconstruction)
Perrine Duroyaume

The Memory of Heroes: the Konso Experience
Metasebia Bekele

The Future of the Past. Towards Conservation of Undocumented Archaeological Sites and Objects in Tegray (Ethiopia)
Yohannes Gebre Selassie

 

SPECIAL ISSUE: DIFFERENT FACES OF MIGRATION IN AND FROM ETHIOPIA

Different Faces of Migration in and from
Ethiopia. Foreword
David Ambrosetti, Thomas Osmond

State-sponsored migrations in Ethiopia. Peasant perceptions of political control and land policies in Ethiopia’s western lowlands
Mehdi Labzaé

The expulsion of Ethiopian workers from Saudi Arabia (2013-2014). The management of a humanitarian and political crisis
Clara Lecadet, Medareshaw Tafesse Melkamu

Turks in Ethiopia/Ethiopians in Turkey. Transregional Circularities and South/South Bilateral Development in Globalization
Thomas Osmond

The Sport Migrations of East African Athletics
Benoît Gaudin, Solomon Teka, Samuel Simyiu Mwanga

 

VARIA / MISCELLANEOUS

From the mountains of Africa to Italy. The experience of Ethiopian deportees confined in Longobucco (Calabria) in the period 1937-1943
Giuseppe Ferraro

DOCUMENTS

À propos du colophon d’un mushaf harari du XIXe siècle
(About the colophon of a 19th century Harari mushaf)
Jean-François Faü

COMPTE RENDU / BOOK REVIEW

Francis Anfray, Chiara Zazzaro, 2016, Recherches archéologiques à Adoulis (Érythrée)
Jean-François Breton

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Publication : DOSSIERS D’ARCHEOLOGIE « Ethiopie, un patrimoine exceptionnel »

PUBLICATION

Dossiers d’archéologie, n° 379, janvier-février 2017,

« Ethiopie, un patrimoine exceptionnel »

sous la direction de Jean-François Breton

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Narrating the Ethio-Cuba relations in the age of two successive developmentalisms in Ethiopia

Friendship Square and Cuba camp in Addis Ababa: Narrating the Ethio-Cuba relations in the age of two successive developmentalisms in Ethiopia

by Yonas Ashine

(in English)

 

The production of urban spaces in Addis Ababa has been highly influenced by Ethiopia’s international diplomatic relations. This paper explores change and continuity of the production of urban spaces taking two selected sites: Ethio-Cuba Friendship square and former Cuba camp as case study, with parallel dynamism of the foreign policy direction of the country toward the Republic of Cuba since 1970s.

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Images of Tourism – Images of Heritage (Ethiopia, 1960-1989)

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

8ème séance / 8th session: Images of Tourism – Images of Heritage:  Establishing National Heritage through Tourism Promotion in Ethiopia from ca. 1960-1989, par / by Marie HUBER (Humboldt University, Berlin)

Jeudi 23 juin 2016, 16h30-18h, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Thursday 23rd June 2016, 430-6 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

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Aksum: State of Documentation and Preservation of the Sites and Monuments

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

7ème séance / 7th session: Aksum (Ethiopia): An Inquiry into the State of Documentation and Preservation of the Archaeological and Heritage Sites and Monuments, par / by HILUF BERHE (Aksum University)

Mardi 21 juin 2016, 16h00-17h30, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Thursday 21st June 2016, 4-5:30 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

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Genealogies of craftmanship

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

5ème séance / 5th session: Genealogies of craftmanship, par / by CHALACHEW  YEGIFNEH (Debre Berhan University) & Anne-Lise GOUJON (Université Paris-Ouest Nanterre La Défense)

Vendredi 25 mars 2016, 10h-12h, Université de Debre Berhan – Département d’histoire et de gestion du patrimoine / Friday 25 March 2016, 10 AM-12 PM, Debre Berhan University – Department of History and Heritage Management

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The first heritage institutions of Ethiopia: French influence and Ethiopian nationalism

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

4ème séance / 4th session: Azaïs and the first heritage institutions of Ethiopia (1922-1936): between French influence and Ethiopian nationalism, par / by Amélie CHEKROUN (Musée du quai Branly/IMAF)

Mardi 16 février 2016, 14h-15h30, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Tuesday 16 February 2016, 2-3:30 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

Attention : Cette séance sera suivie d’une autre, programmée au séminaire « Women and Gender in the Horn of Africa » (15h30-17h) / This session will be followed by another, part of the seminar series « Women and Gender in the Horn of Africa » (3:30-5 PM).

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Urban history and heritage in Addis Ababa

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR

CFEE Seminar Past and Present: History, Memory and Heritage
(2015-2016)

2ème séance / 2nd session: Urban history and heritage in Addis Ababa, par / by Dominique HARRE & ABEL CHALA

Mardi 17 novembre 2015, 14h-17h, Bibliothèque d’études éthiopiennes Berhanou Abebe (CFEE) / Tuesday 17th November 2015, 2-5 PM, Berhanou Abebe Library of Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).

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CFP: Making Heritage in Ethiopia / Faire le patrimoine en Ethiopie

APPEL A CONTRIBUTIONS / CALL FOR PAPERS

Les Annales d’Éthiopie, la revue scientifique du CFEE, lance un appel à contributions pour son numéro 31 (année 2016), sur le thème « Faire le patrimoine éthiopien ». Plus de détails ci-dessous.

Annales d’Éthiopie, the academic journal of CFEE, launches a call for papers for its issue 31 (2016). Topic: « Making heritage in Ethiopia ». Read more below.

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Potential of further UNESCO-Biosphere Reserves in Ethiopia

TERRAINS / FIELDWORKS

Potential of further UNESCO-Biosphere Reserves in Ethiopia

By Renée Moreaux

Renée Moreaux, diplômée en écologie du paysage, a effectué ses premières recherches en Éthiopie sur la réhabilitation des forêts  dans la région du lac Tana. Depuis juillet 2014, elle travaille à la Fondation Michael Succow à l’organisation de projets internationaux, principalement au développement des réserves de biosphère en Éthiopie. La dernière prospection de la mission dirigée par Renée Moreaux a été soutenue par le CFEE. Elle avait fait l’objet d’une présentation le 23 mars 2015 dans le cadre du CFEE Seminar on Contemporary Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.

Renée Moreaux is graduated in landscape ecology. Her first research in Ethiopia was on rehabilitation of forests in the lake Tana area (Ethiopia). Since July 2014, she manages for the Michael Succow Foundation several international projects, and principally the development of biosphere reserves in Ethiopia. The last survey of the mission lead by Renée Moreaux has been supported by CFEE. It has been presented on March 23rd 2015 in the framework of the CFEE Seminar on Contemporary Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.

(in English)

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(Re-)Discovering Dire Dawa (in Addis Ababa)

EXPOSITION-ATELIER / EXHIBITION-WORKSHOP

Mardi 16 juin 2015 (à 18h) sera inaugurée à l’Alliance éthio-française d’Addis-Abeba l’exposition (Re-)Découvrir Dire Dawa / (Re-)Discovering Dire Dawa, qui était exposée depuis le 7 mai dernier à l’Alliance éthio-française de Dire Dawa. L’inauguration sera suivie d’une table-ronde sur le thème du patrimoine urbain et de sa conservation en Éthiopie. L’évènement est organisé par l’Alliance éthio-française d’Addis-Abeba, avec le soutien de l’Alliance éthio-française de Dire Dawa, le Centre français des études éthiopiennes, Shama Books et l’Ambassade de France en Éthiopie.

The exhibition (Re-)Découvrir Dire Dawa / (Re-)Discovering Dire Dawa will be opened at the Ethio-French Alliance of Addis Ababa on Tuesday June 16th 2015 (6 PM) after having been shown since May 7th at the Ethio-French Alliance of Dire Dawa. The opeing will be followed by a roundtable discussing urban heritage and its conservation in Ethiopia. The event is organised by the Ethio-French Alliance of Addis Ababa, in partnership with the Ethio-French Alliance of Dire Dawa, the French Centre for Ethiopian Studies, Shama Books, and the French Embassy to Ethiopia.

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Le CFEE partenaire de la 19e édition de l’ICES / CFEE partner of ICES19

COLLOQUE / SYMPOSIUM

Le CFEE, en lien avec l’Institut des études éthiopiennes (IES) de l’Université d’Addis-Abeba, soutient la participation de cinq intervenants (4 chercheurs éthiopiens, 1 chercheuse française implantée en Éthiopie) à la 19e Conférence internationale des études éthiopiennes (ICES), qui se déroulera du 24 au 28 août 2015 à Varsovie. Cette conférence est organisée par l’Université de Varsovie.

In the framework of its cooperation with the Institute of Ethiopian Studies (IES) of Addis Ababa University, CFEE supports the participation of five speakers (4 Ethiopian researchers, 1 French research working in Ethiopia) in the 19th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (ICES) which will be held in Warsaw from August 24th to 28th 2015. This conference is organised by the University of Warsaw.

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Une histoire environnementale de la nation / An environmental history of nation

NOS ACTIVITÉS – PUBLICATION / OUR ACTIVITIES – PUBLICATION

Blanc_CouvG. Blanc, 2015, Une histoire environnementale de la nation. Regards croisés sur les parcs nationaux  du Canada, d’Éthiopie et de France, Paris, Publications de la Sorbonne.

Ouvrage publié avec le soutien du CFEE / Published with the support of CFEE

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