2006 'Enhancing Opportunities for Recognition and Progression at Higher Education for Ethiopian Teachers' in Summary of the Proceedings of the Conference on the Future Direction of Ethiopian Higher Education Addis Ababa: Institute of Educational Research pp155 - 158
2011 A Brief History of Illustrated Books for Ethiopian Children, in Sankofa – A Journal of African Children’s and Young Adult Literature, Volume 10, Baltimore: Sankofa pp40-44.
2011 Oral Storytelling and its Importance in Ethiopian Children’s Stories - paper presented to Great Writing Conference, London, June, 2011.
2012 Oral Storytelling and the links to Children’s Literacy – 18th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies held at Dire Dawa, Ethiopia (paper to be published)
Oral storytelling in Ethiopia and the links to children’s literacy – 2nd G-KEN Conference held in London. Paper to be published in Proceedings.
2013 The Influences on Illustrators and Illustrations in Literature for Ethiopian Children – 9th International Conference of the History of Art and Architecture in Ethiopia held in Vienna. Paper attached in pdf.
2015 Children’s Illustrated Books and the Development of Ethiopia - delivered at 10th International Conference of the History of Art and Architecture in Ethiopia held in Mekelle University 1st December 2015. Paper to be published in Proceedings.