Rainy Travel Log (VI)

On Tuesday night we arrive at Ahwaz Art Center, but there was neither the head of news, nor caretaker to open door and welcome us. Of course, it is no good to make a date at the office ... Fortunately, it doesn’t last until the morning.... Fortunately, it will not be the morning. Half an hour later, good local accuser arrives, and then handsome and attractive man, Mr. Tabatabaei also comes with a tray of long Kebabs.

“Oral history of Afghanistan” and “Oral history of progress” to be trained

According to the website of Iranian Oral History, the International Oral History Department of the Office of Studies of the Cultural Front of Islamic Revolution will hold the first training course of the oral history of Afghanistan in remembrance of martyr Dr. Seyed Ali Shah Mousavi Gordizi, the sacred defense Afghan combatant. It is aimed at educating and supporting the researchers of this area.

About two books

"Virtuous Pilot (Khalaban-e Varasteh)" and "Sound of Oars (Seda-ye Parooha)"

Iranian Oral History Website: this time we again introduce you two memory books produced in the Hozeh Honari Office of Culture and Studies of Resistance of provincial centers as follows. These books have been published by Sooreh Mehr Publication in 1398 (2019).

The place of ‘collective interview’ in oral history

Iranian Oral History website, in which experiences and observations of people who are influential in cultural, social and political events recorded in the form of oral history, has been highly regarded by historical research centers. By arranging the speeches of these people, a picture of important events such as revolution, war, or history of institutions and organizations forms. But it should be mentioned that sometimes the taste and view of narrators, unconsciously, ...

Thirsty Sands (Part 2)

As Muhammad Rahat was in a critical condition, the relief worker first attended to hold him, but quickly after a few seconds came to me. I asked him if he had dressed Rahats wounds, to which he replied: “He has been martyred.” After dressing the wounds of my hand and feet, he attended the one who had helped to place the white marker pole along the line of mines.

The 303rd Night of Memory

About Memories of Jalal Sharafi

According to Iranian Oral History Website, the 303rd night of memory of Sacred Defense was held in Sooreh Hall of Hozeh Honari on Thursday, June 26, 2019. In this session, Mahboubeh Azizi, Alireza Mosaferi and Seyyed Jalal Sharafi talked about book of "Dungeon of Mester: Memories of Abduction of Jalal Sharafi, Iranian Diplomat in Baghdad" and its book launch was also held.

"Handmade Wishes", "a Girl from Tabriz ", "Lady Instructor", "Rise Up!"

Oral history of knowledge, women, schools and hymns in four books

Iranian oral history website - entitled "Oral History", published four works by the Office of Studies of Islamic Revolutions Cultural Front, and its publication, Rahyar, in the spring of year 2019.

Typology of Oral History (1)

Basic Narrative & Pathology

Oral history seems to be easy to ignore. Particularly in extraction; in the field of compilation, we encounter texts that suffer many forms of problems. On the one hand, it is seen that the basis is a mere interview and extraction and editing that is lacking in priorities. Therefore, in spite of the efforts of the producer, the end result does not attract readers and specialists. The other part relates to oral ...

Thirsty Sands (Part 1)

At 6 P.M in the dusk we moved towards our predetermined objectives. The last to whom I bid farewell was martyr Bahman Najafi, deputy commander of the Ammar Brigade. We comprised three battalions from Muhammad Rasollolah (SAW) Army and three battalions of the Ashura Army. At the start of our advance it began to grow dark and as usual when this happened the Iraqis did not dare to make a move, ...
The accomplished way and the path ahead from the viewpoints of Gholamreza Azizi, Ali Tatari and Hamid Ghazvini

Issue 400 of weekly magazine released

Iranian Oral History website – Media activities in the fields of professional subjects such as history and oral history and the continuity in this way need the continuous efforts of the authorities. On the other hand, paying attention to the viewpoints and criticism of serious and diligent audiences is a way to update and preserve the novelty and attractiveness of the content. On the occasion of the release of the issue 400 of the electronic Oral History Weekly, we have asked the viewpoints of three experts and audiences of the weekly magazine.
Library of Memories

"Pray for me not to give up", "Ambushed by the Komala terrorists" and "Tikrit with five five taste"

In this text, you become familiar with three books produced in three Iranian provinces: "Pray for me not to give up: Martyr Abbas Najafi narrated by wife and others" from Markazi Province, "Ambushed by the Komala terrorists: Oral memoirs of Mohammad Amin Qaffar Pour" and "Tikrit with five five taste: Oral memoirs of Amin Alipour" from Gilan Province.
Interview with the secretary of the twelfth Iran Oral History Conference

Oral history of the Holy Defense industry, engineering and logistics

According to Iran Oral History Website, the summon for the twelfth Iran Oral History Conference with focus of the Holy Defense industry, engineering and logistics was issued while the history faculty of the Isfahan University had the scientific leadership of the conference. Considering that oral history is the focus of this university, Dr. Aliakbar Kajbaf, member of the scientific board of the faculty of history of Isfahan University was elected as the secretary of the ...