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.
Zohar Weiman-Kelman's Oral History
Zohar Weiman-Kelman, a rising scholar, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on December 14, 2014 at the Association for Jewish Studies Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.
This interview was conducted in English.
Zohar Weiman-Kelman was born in Jerusalem, Israel in 1982.
Video highlights from this oral history
Speaking Directly to the Bubbies: Transmission Between Jewish Lesbian Writers and Yiddish Poetesses
2 min 32 sec
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"Making Babies in Other Ways": Beyond Heteronormativity, Essentialism, Survival in Transmission
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"Look Through Yiddish at the World": Advice for Those Interested in Yiddish
1 min 13 sec
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