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.
Ed Asner's Oral History
Ed Asner, American actor and former president of the Screen Actors Guild, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on April 30, 2018, in Tarzana, California.
This interview was conducted in English.
Video highlights from this oral history
Ed Asner on His Father's Journey from Lithuania to Kansas City, Where He Started A Junkyard
2 min 44 sec
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