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.

Paul Lempel's Oral History

Paul Lempel, attorney and son of Yiddish writer, Blume Lempel, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on May 10th, 2019 in Eastchester, NY.

This interview was conducted in English.

Paul Lempel was born in Paris, France in 1935.

Artifacts related to this oral history