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The CFEE scientific blog

Un œil sur la Corne, is the scientific blog of the CFEE. It pubishes in French and English the news of the Center and of its research activities, mais également des articles de veille scientifique et des contenus inédits (notes de recherche, de terrain, de conjoncture, entretiens, etc.).
It is hosted by the Hypotheses.org platform realized by OpenEdition.

See online : cfee.hypotheses.org

WOmen at work!: report on a photograph exhibition

21 June 2018

COMPTE-RENDU D’EXPOSITION / EXHIBITION REPORT WOmen at work! Travail visible et invisible en Ethiopie, au prisme du genre by Constance Perrin-Jolly (CFEE) [in French] Dans le cadre d’un projet de recherche sociologique en Éthiopie sur l’engagement moral des entrepreneurs (voir notre billet (...)

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Cfee Seminar: The Djibouto-Ethiopian Railway Archives Project

19 June 2018

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 (...)

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Busy and interdisciplinary in the Afar: the AGXIM Project

14 June 2018

TERRAIN / FIELDWORK The AGXIM* Project First Awsa Geology-Humanities Interdisciplinary Mission February 11-24, 2018 By Cécile Doubre, Eloi Ficquet & Lamya Khalidi * Afar for ‘to be busy’, pronounced agdhim Introduction to being busy The first field mission of the AGXIM project took place (...)

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

4 June 2018

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 (...)

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A Guide to Old Piazza, Addis Ababa

4 June 2018

PUBLICATION CFEE / CFEE PUBLICATION Dominique Harre (text), Wondimagegn Gashaw (watercolor illustrations), Jonathan Le Péchon (graphic design, maps), 2018, Ethiopian City Guides: Addis Ababa Old Piazza, Addis Ababa, CFEE / Lit Verlag, 72 p. with attached city map. Historic centers even when (...)

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Megalithic Landscape: First Abaya archaeological mission

23 May 2018

TERRAIN / FIELDWORK First Abaya archaeological mission (Gedeo, SNNPR; Guji, Oromia) January 11-25, February 20 – March 10, 2018 by Vincent Ard & Anne-Lise Goujon The region east of Lake Abaya is renowned for its numerous megalithic sites (over 130 have been inventoried so far) but little is (...)

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HornEast: PhD scholarship in History

7 May 2018

Appel à candidature / Call for Applications PhD scholarship at Aix-Marseille University The slavery of Ethiopians in the Medieval Islamic World Deadline for application: June 15, 2018 Duration: September 1st, 2018 — August 31st, 2021 (36 months) Address for submission: mellal@mmsh.univ-aix.fr The (...)

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Portrait of Dr. Laurent Bruxelles on Replay

26 April 2018

DOCUMENTAIRE / DOCUMENTARY ‘The Adventurer and the Cradle of Humankind’ Portrait of Dr. Laurent Bruxelles By Wandrille Lanos, Philippe Maire, Cédric Baume, Marielle Krouk. A portrait of Dr. Laurent Bruxelles, geomorphologist at INRAP (French National Institute for Preventive Archaeological (...)

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Qorqor Maryam: history, materials and techniques

17 April 2018

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR Qorqor Maryam: history, materials and techniques of Ethiopian rock-hewn church paintings by Claire Bosc-Tiessé, Sigrid Mirabaud, Jean-Didier Metz, François Guéna, Aurélie Fabijanec and Delphine Burlot Date: Wednesday May 02, 2018, 2-3:30pm Venue: Berhanou Abebe Library, French (...)

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Conference: Displacements, in and out of Ethiopia

9 April 2018

CONFÉRENCE/CONFERENCE ‘Displacements’ 2018 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Cultural Anthropology / Cosponsored by the Society for Visual Anthropology / CFEE panel+node Displacements, in and out of Ethiopia Date: Friday April 20, 2018, 8:30am-4:30pm Deadline for registration: Wednesday April (...)

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ARCCH-CFEE: historic partnership, ongoing cooperation

9 April 2018

COOPÉRATION / COOPERATION ARCCH-CFEE: historic partnership, ongoing cooperation An ARCCH official delegation recently returned to the Musée des Confluences in Lyon, France, and met the museum administration, local representatives as well as Dr. Jean-Renaud Boisserie, missioned by the CFEE, in (...)

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CFEE joint seminar: Beneficial microbes and humans

2 April 2018

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR CFEE / Centre for Food and Nutrition, Addis Ababa University joint seminar Beneficial microbes and humans by Dr. Christèle Humblot Date: Thursday April 19, 2018 – 3-4:30pm Venue: Berhanou Abebe Library, French Center for Ethiopian Studies (Jan Meda, (...)

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Economic Stagnation in Ethiopia, 1500-1800

29 March 2018

TERRAIN/FIELDWORK Economic Stagnation in Ethiopia, 1500-1800 by Mengistie Zewdu Tessema Mengiste Zewdu is a Master student at the department of History and Heritage Management, Debre Berhan University. His main research interest is the economic history of Ethiopia. He reports here on research (...)

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OBITUARY: RODOLFO FATTOVICH (1945-2018)

29 March 2018

OBITUARY / NÉCROLOGIE PROFESSOR RODOLFO FATTOVICH (1945 -2018) Prof. Rodolfo Fattovich passed away on March 23, 2018 after having contributed for more than four decades to the archaeology of Northeastern Africa and the Horn of Africa. Here is his an obituary by Prof. Andrea Manzo, University of (...)

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CFEE JOINT SEMINAR: The traceology and functional analysis of stone tools in Prehistoric Archeology

26 March 2018

SÉMINAIRE / SEMINAR Evolution: an international research seminar in Eastern Africa. Paleobiodiversity, paleobiology, prehistory, paleoenvironments (2015-2018) 17ème séance / 17th session: The traceology and functional analysis of stone tools in Prehistoric Archeology par/by Lorène Chesnaux Jeudi 12 (...)

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Call for Papers: Keeping Faith in 2030 – Religions and Development in Ethiopia

23 February 2018

Call for papers / Appel à contributions Interdisciplinary conference Keeping Faith in 2030: Religions and Development in Ethiopia Addis Ababa, May 31 – June 1, 2018 Deadline for abstract submission: April 6, 2018 The CFEE is a partner of a conference to be held in Addis Ababa, May 31 – June 1, (...)

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