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.

The History of "Yung Isroel (Young Israel)"

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Shachar Pinsker, literary scholar and cultural historian, provides a brief history if Yung Isroel (Young Israel), a group of poets and writers who would meet in Israel.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Shachar Pinsker.

This excerpt is in English.