The 291st Show of Night of Memory

Memoirs from two operations, aviation and martyrs

According to the website of Iranian Oral History, the 291st Show of Night of Memory was held on Thursday 24th of May 2018 in Sooreh Hall of the Art Center. In this show, Ahmad Saqafi, Hossein Nazoori and Seyed Javad Hashemi retold their memories from the eight-year Iraqi imposed war against Iran.

About the documentary "Forty Thousand Children"

A Step toward Oral History of Red Crescent

Documentary "Forty Thousand Children" with a narration of the loneliness of Iranian captives in Iraq, in the presence of Noorullah Nosrati, the director of this documentary, was shown in Dr. Parhams salon at the National Library and Achieve of Iran on Khordad 2, 1397(May 23, 2018). According to Iranian Oral History website, this documentary is narrated in four episodes by showing moments and bitter memories of captivity in the prisons of Saddam Army.

Rationalization of Oral History Books (part III)

Rationalization Is Variable Over Time

Following report is based on an invitation in which history experts are asked questions about oral history. In this regard, one of experts, as his perspective, has answered to one of questions titled "The amount of rationalization and appendix in oral history books". We will read these comments as follows.

Research workshop

Practical and Theoretical Techniques of Oral History

According to Iranian Oral History Website, research workshop of practical and theoretical techniques of oral history was held at Allameh Tabatabai University, Faculty of Law and Political Science on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. In this workshop, Shoja Alvand was host and Faezeh Tavakoli was lecturer. The workshop discussions were complimentary of the same teacher discussion in the workshop of New Techniques in Oral History.

Memoirs of Marzieh Hadidchi (Dabbagh) (Part 44)

At the first night when I deployed four guards to cooperate with non-commissioned officers and gendarmes at Hamadan-Tehran checkpoint, an interesting incident happened. That night I was having dinner when the brothers in the police post called me by radio telephone and said they obtained a haft of automatic pistol plus some opium when inspecting a car driven by a young man. I told them to arrest the young man and keep the car and what they’ve found until I arrived.

It Was Stated in an Interview with Eghlimeh Jahedi

Memoirs of Crusading behind the Front

During eight years of the sacred defense, when men fought at the frontline, women gathered in homes, mosques, and religious and cultural centers to provide supplies, cloths, and other needs of warriors. Eghlimeh Jahedi is one of ladies who during eight years of the sacred defense, tried in providing equipment needed by the warriors and attracted many women in Alborz. Iranian Oral History Website interviewed with him in order to talk from those years.

"Compilation in Oral History" Narrated by 15 Articles

In late 1396, Library, Museum and Documentation Center of Islamic Consultative Assembly published book "Compilation in Oral History: the series of articles of the seventh and eighth oral history conference." This 272-page book has been compiled by Ali Tatari. In the books identification, it was mentioned that seventh oral history conference was held in the Library, Museum and Documentation Center of the Islamic Consultative Assembly on February 31, 2011 and the eighth conference ...

Rationalization of Oral History Books (part II)

Rationalization Represents the Mastery of Compiler over Text

Following report is based on an invitation in which history experts are asked questions about oral history. In this regard, one of experts, as his perspective, has answered to one of questions titled "The amount of rationalization and appendix in oral history books". We will read these comments as follows. Mohammad Javad Moradinia, general director of Office for the Development of Books and Reading Books of the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance and ...

Memoirs of Marzieh Hadidchi (Dabbagh) (Part 43)

The chaos atmosphere and the growing conspiracy of the hypocrites on those days required that we gathered a lot of information and destroyed centers of conspiracy after accurate identifying. In order to have access to detailed information about the status of small groups activities in the city, the best way, according to Imam saying, was using the intelligence of Basij and relying on revolutionary people.
 
Memory Telling of Zahra Almasian, Veteran Lady of the Holy Defense

Relief in Khorramshahr and Abadan

The first young years of Zahra Almasian coincided with victory of Islamic Revolution and beginning of the imposed war by Saddam Army against Iran. She began working in several fields in Abadan in early days of invasion of Iraqi Baathist in Iran. But as Khorramshahr situation became critical, which was at high risk more than Abadan, she goes to Khorramshahr for relief, and after several days of activity under heavy fire of the enemy, she is injured there.

Research Literature & Oral History

We are constantly dealing with oral history texts that, if included in the historiography circle, their genealogies are missing. Perhaps under appreciation of the most important part of the writing, which is a major contribution to the endurance and validity of the text, has been neglected. Negligence and hurriedness, have caused a lot of work not to be desirable. To this end, we try to recall in this succinct series, the literature of research in accrediting the text.
Three books included memories:

"The Seeds of Pomegranate", "You Are Iranian; Are not You?", "Thirteen in Seven"

By reading this book, you will be familiar with books "The seeds of pomegranate", "You are Iranian, Are not you?" and "Thirteen in seven". These books include memories about Saddams army imposed war against Islamic Republic of Iran.
First chapter of oral history films of Isfahan Bazar unveiled

Accompaniment of oral and visual history

According to the website of Iranian Oral History, “the ceremony for unveiling the first chapter of the collection of oral history films of Isfahan Bazar” attended by a number of veterans of the bazar and organized by Assar Khaneh Shahi Museum (the Center for Studies of Isfahans Public Culture) was held in the Conference Hall of the Central Library of the city of Isfahan on Sunday 29th of April 2018.