Sacred Scripts of Ethiopia and Eritrea Activity Day

27 July 2019 11.00am 4.00pm

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Education | education@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Description

Over the past year, members of the Ethiopian and Eritrean communities have worked with Bodleian Libraries staff to curate a display of some of the precious manuscripts and icons from Ethiopia and Eritrea in the Bodleian’s collections.

Join us at this free activity day to celebrate the opening of the display and explore Ethiopian and Eritrean heritage and the Ge‘ez language.

  • Talks
  • Manuscript viewing
  • Ge‘ez writing and letterpress printing
  • Storytelling
  • Bookbinding workshops
  • Musical performances
  • Zine making

Booking

Admission free. No need to book.

This event is listed under: Family events; Free events
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