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.

Vivi Lachs's Oral History

Vivi Lachs, social and cultural historian, performer, and Yiddishist, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 6th, 2019 in London, England.

This interview was conducted in English and Yiddish.