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.

"I Want Them to Feel It": On Educating Children Jewishly

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Alex Lauterbach, a retired chemist, reflects on what he wants to pass on to his children and grandchildren in terms of Jewishness.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Alex Lauterbach.

This excerpt is in English.

Alex Lauterbach was born in 1923.