Beta maṣāḥǝft: Manuscripts of Ethiopia and Eritrea
- Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg
- Ancient Cultures
- Computer Science
- Literary Studies
- Social and Cultural Anthropology, Non-European Cultures, Jewish Studies and Religious Studies
The systematic research into the Ethiopian manuscript culture is the aim of the long-term project “Die Schriftkultur des christlichen Äthiopiens: Eine multimediale Forschungsumgebung” (“Beta maṣāḥǝft: Manuscripts of Ethiopia and Eritrea”). Ethiopia is situated, from the perspective of cultural history, both at the periphery of the so-called Christian Orient and in the middle of Africa. The culture...