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.
Karmela Belinki's Oral History
Karmela Belinki—international journalist, academic, writer, and translator—was interviewed by Christa Whitney on June 16th, 2018, in Helsinki, Finland.
This interview was conducted in English.
Karmela Belinki was born in Helsinki, Finland in 1947.
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Since 2010, the Yiddish Book Center’s Wexler Oral History Project has recorded more than 500 in-depth video interviews that provide a deeper understanding of the Jewish experience and the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture.
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