Addis Ababa What's on

Chika bet versus Condominium

In the continuing debate on “Changing Addis”, focusing on urban development in the city, the Alliance Ethio-Française and EiABS (Ethiopian Institute of Architecture, Building Constr...
Addis Ababa What's on

Addis Ababa. How to plan a booming city?

A lecture and debate on city planning in two cities, Addis Ababa and Lyon. The speakers are Mathewos Asfaw, the general manager of the Addis Ababa and Oromia special zone development area and Patri...
Arusha What's on

Lecture at Arusha's Museum of Natural History

A Brief Pre-History of Mankind. The evolution of technology. A lecture by Philippe Calliet, paleontologist from Nice archaeology in France about the prehistory of mankind before the invention of w...
Addis Ababa What's on

Lecture and Screening on Franz Kafka

8 Mar. On occasion of the 130th anniversary of Franz Kafka (1883–1924), this seminar looks at one of the most influential writers of the 20th century. The lecture, followed by the screening o...
Cairo What's on

Lecture on The Philosophy of Bruno Latour

30 September 2012. On its 20th anniversary, the Philosophy Department of the American University of Cairo inaugurates a series of lectures and dedicates the first appointment to the Philosophy of Brun...
Cairo What's on

Lecture on Christian, Jewish Artisans in late 18th century

1 October 2012. The Department of Arab and Islamic Civilization organizes a lecture on Christian, Jewish Artisans in the late 18th Century. Suraiya Faroqhi, German scholar, Ottoman historian and hi...
Cairo What's on

Public Lecture by Navid Kermani

1 October 2012. The writer Navid Kermani will read some extracts of his newest romance, entitled Your Name, which was published in 2011. Kermani is considered one of the most important German intel...