Mitiku Adisu


Mitiku Adisu

The poet’s prophetic lament

One of the major themes of Solomon Deressa’s second volume of Amharic poems, Zebet Ilfitu: Walotat, published in 1999, was alienation, estrangement,...

Debebe Seifu’s “Agony”

Debebe Seifu (1950-2000) was one of the most dynamic and admired Ethiopia poets. His poems, written in the Amharic language, and preoccupied...