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.
"It's just weird to them."
Christa Whitney explains her family's reaction to her decision to pursue Jewish studies.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Christa Whitney.
This excerpt is in English.
Christa Whitney was born in Oakland, California in 1987.