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.

Florești: Memories of a Jewish Childhood

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Michael (Mikhel) Felzenbaum, Yiddish writer, describes his childhood town of Florești, Moldova.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Michael (Mikhel) Felzenbaum.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.