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Lorry - from the Encyclopaedia of Modern Understanding

Sara Salih

Fall 2021 - Lorry

 

Your father Al-Tayeb Mohammed Salih (ATMS) travelled to school in (on?) a lorry, poss. also train, boat but did ATMS ever tell you about this? – v. unlikely, only mentioned boarding school when dying @ St. Helier’s Hospital Epsom Dec. 2008 – Feb. 2009 & no lorry in Uncle Bashir’s account (phone conv. France/Bahrain 18.1.19).  Uncle Bashir d. a few weeks after conv., mother = poss. source information, may have talked about ATMS’ journeys …


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Sara Salih, an English professor at the University of Toronto, is currently completing the Encyclopaedia of Modern Understanding. This is the second entry to appear in Queen’s Quarterly.

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