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.

Elliott (Elye) Palevsky's Oral History

Elliott (Elye) Palevsky - former CEO of River Garden senior services and child of Yiddish-speaking former partisan fighters - was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 12, 2010 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

This interview was conducted in English.

Elliott (Elye) Palevsky was born in Bronx, New York in 1947.