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.
Eli Bromberg's Oral History
Eli Broomberg, former Steiner Summer Yiddish Program student and TENT program participant, was interviewed by Saul Hankin on February 7, 2014 at the Yiddish Book Center, Amherst, Massachusetts.
This interview was conducted in English.
Eli Bromberg was born in North Tarrytown, New York in 1980.
Video highlights from this oral history
The Shooting and the Strike: Stories From My Great-Grandfathers Who Worked At The Forward Yiddish Newspaper
3 min 47 sec
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The Rejection Letter: Abe Cahan Rejected Offer To Have My Great-Great-Uncle Shmuel Niger Write For The Forverts
2 min 7 sec
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Is Yiddish Dead? Not A Question We Need To Waste Too Much Time Thinking About
2 min 44 sec
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