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.
Reading Avrom Sutzkever
Christa Whitney describes her experience with reading Avrom Sutzkever for the first time in both translation and Yiddish.
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.