The Yiddish Book Center's

Wexler Oral History Project

A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.

"Yiddish Will Never Die"

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Leon Feinberg believed that Yiddish would never die, because there were too many great Yiddish writers that would still be significant years later. Norman remarks, "My father was right."

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Norman Feinberg.

This excerpt is in English.

Norman Feinberg was born in Bronx, New York in 1947.