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.

Growing Up in Berlin After World War II

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Zvi Mann, son of Yiddish writer Mendl Mann, describes what his life was like as a child in Berlin immediately after World War II.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Zvi Mann.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.