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.
Between Hashomer Hatsair and Hasidism: Yale Strom's Childhood in Detroit
Yale Strom, musical performer, artist, and ethnographic collector of Yiddish music, considers the types of Judaism of his childhood in Detroit, Michigan.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Yale (Yitskhok) Strom.
This excerpt is in English.
This interview is part of the Yiddish and the Arts: musicians, actors, and artists series.
Other video highlights from this oral history
The Beginning of Yale Strom's Ethnographic Career: An Old Age Home in Zagreb
6 min 21 sec
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