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.

Eleanor Reissa's Oral History

Eleanor Reissa - singer, actress, and director in both English and Yiddish - was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 22, 2013 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains, Quebec, Canada.

This interview was conducted in English and Yiddish.

Eleanor Reissa was born in Brooklyn, New York.

Artifacts related to this oral history