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HIST 3384 - Palestine & the Making of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Resources for Dr. Takriti's course.


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Oral history from UH Special Collections

This is an oral history interview with Khahil Abusharekh conducted as part of the Houston History Project. Born in a refugee camp, Khalil Abusharekh spent over twenty years living in Gaza City. In this interview he begins by describing day to day life in Palestine, from punishments by Israeli soldiers to frequent curfews bestowed upon neighborhoods. After completing a degree in graphic design Khalil made a decision to seek work outside Gaza and found himself in the United Arab Emirates.