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.
Stepping Into the World of Sutzkever
Maia Evrona, poet and translator of Yiddish poetry describes the feeling of translating Sutzkever's poetry.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Maia Evrona.
This excerpt is in English.
This interview is part of the Yiddish in the Academy: scholars, language instructors, and students series.