Images of Ethiopians in History and Religion: A Mazruiana Perspective

The positive publicity Ethiopia received globally in the last 6 months perhaps exceeds that of the preceding 27 years put together. In the same vein, I wish to share below my adaptation of Ali Mazrui’s philosophical reflections on Ethiopia, in his own words as they were delivered in Ithaca, New York, when he gave the keynote address at a conference organized about it at Cornell University in 2007.