Interview with Qusay Hussain

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Summary

This interview is with Qusay Hussein, an Iraqi former refugee who fled his native country to Jordan after losing his vision after a bomb blast detonation in Baghdad. After working with Doctors Without Borders in Jordan, Hussein moved to Austin, Texas in 2012. Hussein credits groups like Interfaith Action of Central Texas for supporting him through his transition. He now studies at the University of Texas at Austin and hopes to uplift those in need of help as a psychologist and motivational speaker.

Interviewee

Qusay Hussain

Interviewer

Mehlam Bhuriwala

Date

April 24, 2019

Religious Identity

Muslim

City

Austin

Region

Central Texas

Location

Austin

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