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.

Judith Elbaum Schumer's Oral History

Judith Elbaum Schumer - teacher and daughter of Moshe Elbaum, editor of the Yiddish Forverts - was interviewed by Christa Whitney on October 3, 2011 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts.

This interview was conducted in English.

Judith Elbaum Schumer was born in Shanghai, China in 1945.

Artifacts related to this oral history