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.

Minna Barrett's Oral History

Minna Barrett, psychology professor and granddaughter of Yiddish actor David Baratz, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on April 9, 2016 at the Museum of the City of New York.

This interview was conducted in English.

Artifacts related to this oral history