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.

Caraid O'Brien's Oral History

Caraid O'Brien, writer, performer, and director, including of Yiddish works, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on May 8th, 2019 in New York, NY.

This interview was conducted in English.

Caraid O'Brien was born in Galway, Ireland in 1974.

Video highlights from this oral history