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.

Irena Klepfisz's Poetic Inspirations, both Yiddish and English

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Irena Klepfisz, lesbian poet and writer, discusses her literary inspirations, and her path to becoming a writer.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Irena Klepfisz.

This excerpt is in English.