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.

"A Slice of Life": Why I Love Yiddish Literature

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Judith Klau, English teacher, explains why Yiddish literature means so much to her.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Judith Klau.

This excerpt is in English.

Judith Klau was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1935.