Oral History Interview
July 15 and 16, 1990
35 pp. + summary + biographical note + index + photograph
Professor at Tehran and Paris Universities; Political Dissident.
Recollections of childhood and family background; education and later career at Tehran University; on the intelligentsia in the 1960s and the 1970s; political dissent and human rights activities; circumstances of and motives for attack on her by security forces during a demonstration; balance-sheet of the activities of leftist forces during the Pahlavi period; on the role and functions of SAVAK; reflection on her own political career and a reexamination of political conditions in Iran in the 1960s and 1970s; on activities of political groups in exile; on the future of Iran.