African Oral Narratives
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This collection of oral interviews and photographs focuses on the landscape, agriculture, and the livelihood practices of small-scale farmers in Ethiopia’s Lake Region during the contemporary period. The Lake Region is situated between the capital Addis Ababa and the southern city of Awasa. All materials were collected during the summer months of 2009 and 2010.

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Boat-renting services in Lake Awasa
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Group interview conducted in Ali Wayoo regarding farmers' perceptions about climate change and the history of fertilizer use.