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.
They didn't hit us too much in Kheyder (Cheder)
Sruli Dresdner describes the Chasidic kheder he attended as a child in Queens, explaining that he did not get hit too much.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Sruli Dresdner.
This excerpt is in English.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.