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.
Yiddish Is How I Express Myself to Myself
Moishe Dolman - political organizer and frequent visitor to the Montreal Jewish Public Library - reflects on the importance of Yiddish in his life and how the language represents his childhood home.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Moishe Dolman.
This excerpt is in English.
Moishe Dolman was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1952.
Other video highlights from this oral history
The Future of Yiddish: Are We Laughing With Yiddish Or Laughing At Yiddish?
3 min 53 sec
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