Alessandro Bausi

Alessandro Bausi is Professor of Ethiopian and Eritrean Studies at the Asien Afrika-Institut, Hamburg University. He has extensively explored the methods of philology and manuscript studies of Ethiopian manuscript culture and textual tradition. He has been able to recover previously unknown ancient translations from Greek into Ethiopic that have radically changed our perception of the late antique and medieval phase of Ethiopian history. He has extensively published on Ethiopian and Eritrean manuscripts