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.

Kinder Ring vs Kinderland

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Linda Gritz, Yiddish cultural activist, describes the challenge of choosing a summer camp for her children. A surprising experience at Kinderland plays a decisive role for her decision.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Linda Gritz.

This excerpt is in English.

Linda Gritz was born in Bronx, New York in 1956.