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.
The Yiddish Robin Williams: My Yiddish Teacher, Kolya Borodulin
Adrian Silver, professional dancer and Yiddish activist, describes Kolya Borodulin, a teacher at the Workman's Circle who was one of Adrian's first instructors.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Adrian Silver.
This excerpt is in English and Yiddish.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.