Interview with Sumayyah Aḥmad Ismā‘īl

Biography: The interview was recorded on April 4, 2003 with Sumayyah Aḥmad Ismā‘īl, female, born in 1936 in al-Kābrī, Palestine and resides in Beirut, Lebanon.
Interviewer: al-Khaṭīb, Āminah Aḥmad
Interviewee: Ismā‘īl, Sumayyah Aḥmad
Place of Origin: al-Kābrī
In Collection: POHA, Al-Nakba Collection
Interview Audio/Video:
Format: video
Duration: 01:51:32
Language: Arabic
Interview Date: 2003-04-04
Permanent Link:
Significant Figures:
Sirḥān, Fāris (Leader); al-Ṣafadī, Abū al-’Abd (Mayor); Farfaḥīnī, Dīb (Poet); al-Shabaṭī, ’Īsá (Martyr); al-Anas, Sulaymān (Martyr); Salīm, Yūsuf (Trader); al-Duqqī, Muḥammad (Resistance fighter); Ḥasan, Aḥmad (Resistance fighter); al-Kallās, Khalīl (Arab Salvation Army commander); Abū Shāwir, Rashād (Writer); ʻAbd al-ʻĀl, Marwān (Writer).
Qaddūrah; al-Sal‘ūs; Dabājah; Hāshim; ‘Aṭif; Sirḥān.
Landmarks-Lakes, Rivers:
‘Ayn al-‘Asal (Water resource); Wādī al-Qarn (Valley).
Table of Contents: Agriculture, families and social relations in al-Kābrī. (@ 00:00:00)
Wedding customs and celebrations. (@ 00:14:46)
Family life and child care. (@ 00:27:59)
Village life and communal gatherings. (@ 00:39:54)
Political activity and interreligious relations. (@ 00:50:14)
War time, battles and displacement. (@ 01:12:35)
Refugees and displacement. (@ 01:26:39)
Refugees hopes for the future. (@ 01:38:23)

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