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.

Frieda Johles Forman's Oral History

Frieda Johles Forman, feminist translator, editor, and writer, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on May 11, 2016, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

This interview was conducted in English and Yiddish.

Frieda Johles Forman was born in Vienna, Austria in 1937.