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 Better World: A Feeling of Empowerment of a Generation in the 1960s

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Helena Lipstadt, a poet and garden designer, talks about the political and social climate of the 1960s, and the impact it had on her as a young adult at the time.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Helena Lipstadt.

This excerpt is in English.

Helena Lipstadt was born in Berlin, Germany in 1947.