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.

On My Step-Father, Yiddish writer Dovid Aidelman

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Edna Nahshon, expert of Jewish theatre and step daughter of Yiddish writer Dovid Aidelman, speaks about her step father and being touched by his writing.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Edna Nahshon.

This excerpt is in English.