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.

Deep Roots: Thoughts on the Future of Yiddish Music

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Seth Rogovoy, culture critic, writer, and historian, speaks about the deep roots of Yiddish music and culture and his excitement for its future.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Seth Rogovoy.

This excerpt is in English.

Seth Rogovoy was born in Jackson Heights, New York in 1960.