Dr. Khazraee Speaks to NPR affiliate about PMI

Dr. Emad Khazraee was recently featured on a podcast called Elevations that airs on WKSU, NPR's local affiliate in Kent, Ohio. In a segment titled "Capturing the Cultural Memory of a Nation," Dr. Khazraee spoke with host Amy Reynolds about how the Persian Manuscript Initiative was formed, his involvement with the National Archives of Afghanistan, the challenges of the project, and the importance of the work. 

The National Archives of Afghanistan has one of the largest repositories of manuscripts in the Middle East.
— Dr. Khazraee

The Persian Manuscript Initiative's ongoing effort to preserve the cultural heritage of marginalized communities is increasingly important. 

 

Listen to the full interview here.

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