Interview with Ramzīyah Muḥammad al-Shanawānī

Biography: The interview was recorded on March 25, 2003 with Ramzīyah Muḥammad al-Shanawānī, female, born in 1928 in Jaffa, Palestine. She was a dressmaker.
Interviewer: al-Khaṭīb, Āminah Aḥmad
Interviewee: al-Shanawānī, Ramzīyah Muḥammad
Place of Origin: Jaffa
In Collection: POHA, Al-Nakba Collection
Interview Audio/Video:
Format: video
Duration: 02:05:07
Language: Arabic
Interview Date: 2003-03-25
Permanent Link:
Significant Figures:
al-Ghazālī, Na‘īmah (Tailor).
Bāmiyah; Baydas; ‘Abd al-Raḥīm; Sanjaq; Ḥamdān; Salām.
Landmarks-Public Institutions:
Sūq al-Karmil (Market); Sūq al-Balābsah (Market); Sūq Iskandar ‘Awaḍ (Market); Sūq al-Yahūd (Market); Haifa port (Port).
Landmarks-Private Institutions:
Madrasat al-Shaykh Ibrāhīm al-Shā‘ir (School); Madrasat al-Ṭilyān (School); Madrasat al-Ma‘ārif (School); Madrasat al-Rābiṭah (School).
Landmarks-Cultural and Touristic Institutions:
Cinema al-Ḥamrah (Cinema); Sūq al-Yahūd (Market); Sūq al-Karmil (Market).
Table of Contents: Childhood and community life. (@ 00:00:00)
Traditional Palestinian attire. (@ 00:14:14)
The city of Jaffa and war-torn society. (@ 00:26:5)
Marriage and family relations. (@ 00:39:3)
Wartime and military occupation. (@ 00:49:26)
Military operations and forced migration. (@ 01:06:50)
Military occupation, warfare and resistance in Jaffa. (@ 01:15:3)
Land, defense and revolutionaries. (@ 01:28:42)
Political turmoil, military occupation and displacement. (@ 01:44:4)

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