Interview with Ḥafīẓah Qāsim Aḥmad
|Biography:||The interview was recorded on December 7, 1998 with Ḥafīẓah Qāsim Aḥmad, female, born in 1917 in Dayr al-Asad, Palestine and resides in ʻAyn al-Ḥilwah Palestinian Refugee Camp, Lebanon. She worked as a tailor.|
|Interviewer:||‘Abd al-‘Āl, Khadījah
|Interviewee:||Aḥmad, Ḥafīẓah Qāsim
|Place of Origin:||Dayr al-Asad
|In Collection:||POHA, Al-Jana, Biographies Collection|
Sewing -- Palestine -- History -- 20th century.
Palestine -- History -- Nakba, 1948.
Expulsion -- Palestine -- History -- 20th century.
al-Dhabbāḥ, Fāṭimah (Tailor); al-Shaykh, ‘Alī (Shop owner); al-Khaṭīb, Maḥmūd Sa‘īd (Mayor); Balṭajī, Umm Ḥasan (Derssmaker).
Dhabbāḥ; al-Khaṭīb; al-Mūsá; Ṣunʻ Allāh; al-Muzayyan; Badrān; al-Dhabāḥ.
|Landmarks-Places of Worship:||
Maqām Al-Khiḍir (Maqām).
|Landmarks-Cultural and Touristic Institutions:||
Sūq al-Nuḥās (Market).
|Table of Contents:||
Socio-economic life and sewing. (@ 00:00:00)
Sewing and bridal trousseau. (@ 00:29:58)
Sewing tools and socio-economic conditions in Palestine. (@ 00:46:45)
Refugee experience and education in exile. (@ 00:55:26)
Sewing profession Post-Nakba and refugee life. (@ 01:04:35)
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