5/04 – Lecture and Book Presentation by Dr. Deresse Ayenachew : “Selomonawyan: A History of the Political Administration of Ethiopia (1270-1529) – ADDIS ABABA

Everyone is cordially invited to a book presentation lecture by Dr Deresse Ayenachew on 

Tuesday 5th April at 3:00 PM at Ras Makonnen Hall, Sidist Kilo, Addis Ababa University. 

Dr. Deresse Ayenachew is a historian who has taught at Debre Berhan University where he led the creation of the Centre for Medieval Studies.He obtained his PhD from Paris 1 University and is affiliated to the French Center for Ethiopian Studies (CFEE).  

He will be presenting his book “Selomonawyan: A History of the Political Administration of Ethiopia (1270-1529) which is published in Amharic and recounts how the Medieval Ethiopian kingdom remained a powerful  state for more than 700 years.

Please be prepared to show your ID on entering the Sidist Kilo AAU Campus.

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