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Neuer e-Forschungsbericht zum SPP „Entangled Africa“ veröffentlicht

Logo: Copyright: DAI Artikel – Projekt 12 – Koordination J. Sigl/J. Linstädter, South of the Sahara, Africa. »Entangled Africa« – new interdisciplinary research from Africa’s east to west coast. December 2018 to December 2020, in: eDAI-F 2021-1, 2021. Full Text | PDF Download Abstrakt (Quelle: e-Forschungsberichte DAI) The history of northern hemispheric Africa between...

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Publikation: Elitegebäude aus gebranntem Ziegel in Kanem, Tschad

One of the most intriguing problems concerning the Kanem-Borno sultanate of the central Sahel between the eighth and nineteenth centuries AD concerns its early intra-African connections. Apart from historically documented linkages with North and parts of West Africa, were there trade and other contacts with eastern regions such as Darfur, the Middle Nile Valley...

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Publikation: Spätholozäne Vegetationsänderungen im südlichen Tschadbecken, Nigeria

The development of cultivated landscapes under the influence of food production has decisively shaped the composition and appearance of West African savannas as present today. With trees and shrubs forming an important constituent of such landscapes, and its composition characterizing different types of land-use, anthracology is a tool particularly well suited to trace developments...

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Bericht des Projekts ‚Routes of Interaction‘ ĂĽber archäologische und geowissenschaftliche Arbeit in Ă„thiopien, 2018-2019

The project »Routes of Interaction« is a collaboration between the Sanaa Branch of the Orient-Department, the Department of Earth Sciences – Physical Geography of the Freie Universität Berlin and the Egyptian Museum – Georg Steindorff, Leipzig University. Embedded into the SPP Programme of the DFG »Entangled Africa«, field work has been carried out since...

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Arbeitsbericht des Projekts ‚Connecting Foodways‘ im Sudan, 2019

Mit dem Fokus auf historische Ernährungsgewohnheiten erforscht das Projekt "Connecting Foodways" kulturübergreifende Verbindungen und technologische Transfers zwischen dem mittleren Niltal und Zentral- und Ostafrika während der frühen Eisenzeit (ca. 1000 v. Chr. - 1000 n. Chr.). Es ist eines von zwölf Projekten des DFG-Schwerpunktprogramms "Entangled Africa" (SPP 2143), das innerafrikanische Beziehungen erforscht und damit...

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