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.
Bella Kuper Sanderson's Oral History
Bella Kuper Sanderson, Toronto Yiddish teacher who was born in Siberia and grew up in a Bundist household, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on July 20, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
This interview was conducted in English.
Video highlights from this oral history
From Poland to Siberia, Siberia to Cuba: Journeys of a Jewish Family During and After World War Two
4 min 57 sec
Slide 1 of 7
"The Workmen's Circle Was Our Family": Growing Up In a Jewish Socialist Household in Montreal
2 min 3 sec
Slide 2 of 7