Jonon Ikrami is a chemist. In these memoirs he recounts episodes from the life of his father, the Tajik author Jalol Ikrami. The memoirs cover the authors’ childhood, the 1937 purges, and Jalol Ikrami’s relationship with other Soviet and Central Asian political and literary figures like Sharaf Rashidov, Habibullo Nazarov, Mukhtar Auezov, Mikhail Zand, and Marietta Shaginyan. The memoirs complement Jalol Ikrami’s own memoirs.
Ikromi, Jonon, “Джалол Икрами: Неизвестные страницы,” Russian Perspectives on Islam, accessed March 29, 2020, https://islamperspectives.org/rpi/items/show/22858.