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.
Camp Ramah: Being Able to Be a Whole Person
Martha Ackelsberg - Professor of Government and the Study of Women and Gender at Smith College - talks about the knowledge and confidence gained at the Hebrew-speaking Camp Ramah.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Martha Ackelsberg.
This excerpt is in English.
Martha Ackelsberg was born in New York, New York in 1946.