Category Archives: Interviews

Fatima’s Story

Palestinian Oral History Archive Interviewee: Fatima Abd al-Salam Hanafi Provenance: Al-Kasayyer, Haifa Date & Place of Interview: Dec. 27, 1997, Tyre Ghina: Jaber asked you when he came about how you left Palestine. We don’t want to make you repeat that story; we just want to ask you what was your first reaction when Jaber […]

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Jaber’s Story

Interviewee: Jaber Younis and his wife Provenance: Safsaf, Safad region Date & Place of Interview: Dec. 25, 1997, Sidon Ghina: Why, in your opinion, did no one talk about the massacre at Safsaf? Jaber: Listen friend, the people of Safsaf will tell you that they left there like, you could say, having lost all consciousness. […]

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Story Of Hijra

Imm Nafidh’s Story of the Hijra At the time of the hijra, I had five children [recites their names]. It was very hard. If only we died on the garbage heaps of our country rather than coming here. My late brother said, “I know a Christian woman in Lebanon” — may God make happy your […]

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