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.

Mordkhe Schaechter's Pedagogy, Knowledge, and House

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Steffen Krogh - professor of German linguistics at Aarhus University - remembers studying Yiddish with linguist Mordkhe Schaechter and describes Schaechter's home and collection of note cards.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Steffen Krogh.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.

Steffen Krogh was born in Hjørring, Denmark in 1963.