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Interview with Kafa’i, Forugh

Recollections of childhood in Mashhad; experiences as an entrepreneurs; on the Society for Protection of Animals; on relaying the Society’s message to an unsympathetic public; career at the Blood Transfusion Center; on Daryush Mehrju’i’s film, Dayereh-i Mina; role of the Blood Transfusion Center during the Revolution; on cultural activities in Mashhad in the 1970s; first impressions of the Revolution; on the impact of the Revolution on the Status of women in Iran; impressions of life in exile.

Part 1

Part 2


Forugh-Kafai-APt-I Forugh-Kafai-English


25pp. + summary + biographical note + index + photograph

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