305th Night of Memory

Memory-telling of Tehran Mayor and Three Other Narrators in Memory of "Bamu"

According Iranian Oral History Website, the 305th memory night of the holy defense was held in Sooreh Hall of Hozeh Honari on Thursday, August 29, 2019. In the program, Mohammad Azimi, Pirouz Hanachi, Ahmad Ostad Bagher and Massoud Shadloo spoke of courage and braveness of those who detected Bamu Mountain operational area. The 305th session of Holy Defenses memory night was also dedicated to re-introduction of the book ...

Rainy Travel Log (VIII)

It is time to go flooded area named Hamidiyeh. We get ready to move with one of comrades who came from Imam Mahdi Theological Seminary and was familiar with ways. Along the way, there is still talk and words about the area, and different dialogues: Obviously, there were sugar cane on the sidelines of Karun River in the past. Were not there?

Most Oral History Projects of the Prisoners of War Transformed into Oral Memory

Iranian Oral History Site - The hard days of loneliness, exhaustion, torture, waiting, longing for family and endless captivity finally ended on August 17, 1990, and more than 43,000 of the prisoners were gradually returned to Iran. Production of films about the era of captivity in Saddam military camps began with the narration of the released captives and the production of their memoir books. Payam Azadegan Artistic Cultural Institute ...

The 304th Night of Memory-4

An Operation Which Was Not Like Other Operations

According to Iranian Oral History Website, the 304th Memory Night of Holy Defense was held in Sooreh Hall of Hozeh Honari in the evening Thursday, July 25, 2019. In the session, Bakhshali Alizadeh, Ibrahim Khodabandeh, and Mohammad Hashem Mosaheb narrated memories about Peoples Mojahedin Organization of Iran (Monafeqin) and Operation Mersad. In the first and second parts of this report, you read memories of Bakhshali Alizadeh and Ibrahim Khodabandeh.

304th ‘Night of Memorials’-3

When I was in a dark room...

Then, the host of ‘Night of Memorial’ event, Seyed Davood Salehi, said, ‘Tell us about the ‘Nejat Society’, so that the audience of ‘Night of Memorial’ know what you, Mr. Alizadeh, and your other friends are doing?’ Mr. Khodabandeh said; ‘I do not know if you have heard that The Supreme National Security Council of Iran has an approval which has also been approved by the leadership.

304th ‘Night of Memorials’-2

When I was in a dark room...

According to the Iranian Oral History website, the 304th ‘Night of Memorials of Holy Defense’ was held on Thursday evening, July 25, 2019 at the Sureh Hall of the Hozeh Honari. In this meeting, Bakhshali Alizadeh, Ibrahim Khodabandeh and Mohammad Mosaheb, related some of their memories of Mujahidin Khalq Organization and Mersad Operation. In the first part of this report you read the memoirs of Bakhshali Alizadeh.

Rainy Travel Log (VII)

I would say that, as you know, we had opportunity in sacred defense for theater, song, painting, murals, etc., but now because of the difficulties they are, no body have any motivation in cooperation, because they endure the critical conditions, and they are in hard situation. Sometimes they take an oppositional position; they do not like to be taken a photo or film. The best thing now is to play a movie and perform the hymns, ...

The 304th session of "Night of Memoreis"-1

FROM CAPTIVITY TO BITTER DAY

According to the Iranian Oral History website, the 304th ‘Night of Memorials of Holy Defense’ event was held on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the Sureh Hall of the Hozeh Honari. In this meeting, Bakhshali Alizadeh, Ibrahim Khodabandeh and Mohammad Mosaheb, related some of their memories of Mujahidin Khalq Organization and Mersad Operation. Bakhshali Alizadeh was the first narrator. ‘I was captured by the Baathist forces in the Musian zone at the ...

Sixteen Topics for article of 12th Iranian Oral History Conference

According to the Oral History website of Iran, the forth announcement for ‘The 12th Iranian Oral History Conference’ was jointly released by the Oral History Association of Iran, the University of Isfahan and the General Director of Veteran Affairs of the Ministry of Agriculture- Jahad. The announcement stated that the deadline for submitting abstract of articles has been extended to August 20, 2019, according to the latest approval of policy-making council ...

A belief though for the world

In the Name of God the Compassionate, the Merciful. I would like to welcome you all and acknowledge the good words I heard today. I met many dear friends. I would like to congratulate the narrators, as my sisters; the authors, as my sisters; the Art Division and Soureh Mehr Publication. They did a wonderful job. They spared no effort. This event was arranged with the efforts of Ms.
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Necessities, Fields, and Research Topics

An Introduction on Oral History of Iranian Architecture

History is a great market included orders such as politics, society, religion, economics, culture and civilization. Any order can be crossed, but the market order and structure cannot be separated and disrupted. History should not and cannot be limited to political, social and economic history. The history of each nations culture and civilization also exhibits the political, social, religious and economic manifestations of that nation.
304th ‘Night of Memorials’-2

When I was in a dark room...

According to the Iranian Oral History website, the 304th ‘Night of Memorials of Holy Defense’ was held on Thursday evening, July 25, 2019 at the Sureh Hall of the Hozeh Honari. In this meeting, Bakhshali Alizadeh, Ibrahim Khodabandeh and Mohammad Mosaheb, related some of their memories of Mujahidin Khalq Organization and Mersad Operation. In the first part of this report you read the memoirs of Bakhshali Alizadeh.

Few Tips on Oral History Interviewing

History is collective incidents, events and past experiences, and the fate of each individual depends on it. Hence, this fundamental fact must be taken into account when collecting, recording and narrating it in various forms (written, non-written). The collective might be small (family, family, city, region) or large (ethnicity, race, nation, country). Thus, the term history embodies the meaning of the group and is the opposite of the individual and the individuality.
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Army war veterans to become oral history interviewers

Iranian Oral History website – The Islamic Republic of Iran Army during the eight-year holy defense defended Iranian territory with all might from ground, air and sea, and has published many works in the areas of novel, narrative biographies, collection of memories, atlas of battles, war chronicles, and research books in order to keep and record this epic. Meanwhile, we miss oral history tangibly.