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.

Itche Goldberg's Ideology

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Zackary Sholem Berger - doctor by day, Yiddish translator, blogger, and activist by night - remembers a conversation with writer Itche Goldberg and reflects on his legacy.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Zackary Sholem Berger.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.

Zackary Sholem Berger was born in Washington, D.C. in 1973.