Monthly Archives: April 2012

Advertisements in Baskeet

As I have already mentioned in an earlier post, the signs that can be seen in the Baskeet area along the roads are either written in Amharic or they are symbolic. In today’s post, I’d like to take a closer … Continue reading

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Beginnings of my Baskeet fieldwork

When I was tidying up my filing cabinet some days ago, I found an old press-clipping again that was written by Birgit Pielen about my fieldwork in Baskeet in 2008/2009. It occurred in the local newspaper (Rhein-Zeitung) of the area … Continue reading

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DVD Baskeet songs: Excerpts

As I have promised in my last post, I am uploading today the introduction of my Baskeet song DVD and an example clip. The introduction: Some additional information on what you can see in the introduction: After the map, the … Continue reading

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