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.
Daniel Galay's Oral History
Daniel Galay, composer, Yiddish writer, and head of Leyvik Hoyz Yiddish Cultural Center in Tel Aviv, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on June 19, 2014 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
This interview was conducted in Yiddish.
Daniel Galay was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1945.
Video highlights from this oral history
"Not Just Maintaining What It's Been": Creating Space for New Perspectives on Yiddish in Israel
3 min 38 sec
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