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.

Yungtruf: A Call to Yiddish Youth

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Jordan Kutzik, translator and Yiddishist, describes his work with Yugntruf (a call to youth), a Yiddish language and culture club, and its main event, Yidish-Vokh (Yiddish Week).

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Jordan Kutzik.

This excerpt is in English.

Jordan Kutzik was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1988.