Reminiscences of Amanullah Haiderzad : oral history, 2005.
|Creator: ||Haiderzad, Amanullah, 1939-||Project: ||September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 26 p. sound recording: 1 sound cassette (62 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Born Kabul, Afghanistan; education: secular schools in Afghanistan, studies in France and Italy, establishment of Fine Arts Department at Kabul University; experiences during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, escape to Pakistan and immigration to the US; experiences working menial jobs; membership in Sculpture Academy; 9/11: sound of plane crash, videotaping second plane impact; television coverage, role of media after attacks, changes in political beliefs, religious reflections.
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