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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - describes her school's tradition of having everyone bring shalekh-mones on Purim.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Jordan Kutzik, translator and Yiddishist, talks about his learning Yiddish in Vilna (Vilnius, Lithuania) with Vilna native and former partisan fighter Fania Brantsovsky.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky, former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on July 27, 2012 at the Vilnius Yiddish Institute in Vilnius, Lithuania.
2012-07-27
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - describes her school uniform and how her group of friends avoided getting in trouble.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - recalls images from the aftermath World War II: the reunion of two cousins and people hugging survivors.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - describes how she began working at the Vilnius Yiddish Institute and how the Institute received books from all over the world.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for The Sofye Gurevich Secular Yiddishist School in Pre-WWII Vilna
  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - shares memories of her school days, including Yiddishist in Vilna and celebrating Purim.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - remembers how she and her friends would bring food to their teachers during World War II. She specifically remembers visiting her Latin...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - describes meeting writer Ilya Ehrenburg and transmitting documents for the Black Book of Russian Jewry that he and Vasily Grossman...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fania Brantsovsky - former Jewish partisan during World War Two and librarian of the Vilnius Yiddish Institute - remembers how she became involved with the Fareynikte Partizaner Organizatsye (FPO), the United Partisan Organization in the Vilna...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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