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.

Ruth (Warshavsky Zeitlin) Dropkin's Oral History

Ruth (Warshavsky Zeitlin) Dropkin, poet and daughter-in-law of Celia Dropkin, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on May 25, 2016 in Brooklyn, New York.

This interview was conducted in English.

Ruth (Warshavsky Zeitlin) Dropkin was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1918.

Artifacts related to this oral history