The Iranian Revolution of 1979, Through the Eyes of a Fleeing Immigrant

Recorded January 22, 2020 Archived January 22, 2020 11:47 minutes
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Pamela Shamshiri was nine years old when the Iranian Revolution began. Pamela and her mother and brother were in Los Angeles for Christmas when the revolution started. Her father went back to Iran, but the other three family members stayed in Los Angeles and never went back to their home. In this interview, Pamela Shamshiri details her experience with the dramatic Iranian Revolution. Pamela is interviewed by her 15-year-old son Reza Hall in Los Angeles, CA. One of the most interesting parts of the interview is from 3:26-4:33.


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