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.

Reading Avrom Sutzkever's Poem "Yiddish"

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Mira (Mirele) Sutzkever, daughter of Yiddish poet Avrom Sutzkever, reads a poem of her father's titled "Yiddish."

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Mira (Mirele) Sutzkever.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.