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.

"An Absolutely Unshakable Hunch" of My Jewish Identity

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Katka Reszke, writer, filmmaker and Polish-Jewish activist, remembers the feeling of intuitively knowing about her latent Jewish identity as a teenager, and to this day questions how she arrived at such a conclusion.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Katka Reszke.

This excerpt is in English.

Katka Reszke was born in Wroclaw, Poland in 1978.