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.

Introduction to the Yiddish Duo Dzigan and Schumacher

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Diego Rotman, scholar and artist, introduces Dzigan and Schumacher, the duo of Yiddish comedic performers.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Diego Rotman.

This excerpt is in Spanish.