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.
Ceremony and Symbolism at Camp Kinderland
Henry Kellerman, psychotherapist and author, recounts his time spent at Camp Kinderland, a Jewish Communist summer camp which shared a lake with its arch-rival, the Workmen's Circle affiliated Camp Kinder Ring.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Henry Kellerman.
This excerpt is in English.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.
Other video highlights from this oral history
The Trouble With the Melting Pot: The Rapid Decline of Second Languages in the United States
3 min 12 sec
Slide 7 of 9