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.

Absorbing Trauma by Osmosis: Holocaust Memory Across Generations

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Leela Corman, graphic artist, describes her experiences as the granddaughter of Shoah survivors and talks about the different ways in which each of her grandparents reflected upon and transmitted their stories.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Leela Corman.

This excerpt is in English.

Leela Corman was born in Massachusetts in 1972.