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December 12, 1976
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Frances Brandt Online Yiddish Audio Library
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, recalls her grandfather as a source of love, laughter, and fun.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, introduces her grandfather and explains his pen name.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, describes her grandfather's first literary work, a glossary of his stepmother's curses.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on April 1st, 2014, in New York City.
2014-04-01
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Bel Kaufman, z'l, granddaugher of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem, was a child when her grandfather passed away. She tells the story of how she found out and what her mother wrote in response to the loss.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, recalls an episode from her childhood years in Odessa during the tumultuous period of the Russian Revolution.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, describes her childhood home in Odessa and recounts a gruesome shooting which occurred in the courtyard and was fairly typical of life during the...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, remembers going for walks in Switzerland with her cousin Tamara and their beloved grandfather.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Bel Kaufman, z"l, granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and author of award-winning novels, retells the mythical story of her grandfather meeting Mark Twain, although she concedes that she doesn't see much similarity in their respective...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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