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.

Politics at the Amalgamated Housing Cooperative

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Marvin Zuckerman, retired English and Yiddish professor, describes the political environment of the Amalgamated Housing Cooperative in the Bronx, where he lived as a child.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Marvin Zuckerman.

This excerpt is in English.

Marvin Zuckerman was born in Bronx, New York in 1932.