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0:16 - Introduction 0:37 - Annette Discusses Her Parents' Lives in Poland

Keywords: 14th century; 1930s; corset maker; family background; family business; family history; father; female business owner; fourteenth century; heritage; Italy; lingerie maker; Lodz; Lodzsh; mother; Orthodox Judaism; parents; Przedbórz; roots; seamstress; sewing; shopkeeper; Spain; Varshah; Varshava; Warsaw, Poland; Warszawa; World War 2; World War II; WW2; WWII; Łódź, Poland

6:02 - Annette's Father's Experience in Prison and Affiliation With the Jewish Labor Bund

Keywords: 1930s; Bundism; communism; Henryk Ehrlich; Henryk Erlich; immigration; incarceration; Israel; Jewish Labor Bund; migration; optimism; optimist; Palestine; Polish Bund; Polish Socialist Party; political philosophy; politics; prison; prison conditions; socialism; Wiktor Alter; worker's rights; World War 2; World War II; WW2; WWII

12:57 - Annette's Parents' Individual Journeys As Refugees To Kyrgyzstan

Keywords: 1940s; 1943; Argentina; Brazil; Bug river; escape story; European Jews; exit visa; family background; family history; father; gulags; Himalayan foothills; Himalayas; Joseph Stalin; Kyrgyzstan; mother; Nazi occupation; Nazis; parents; personal history; physical appearance; physical features; Polish citizenship; Polish refugees; refugee story; Siberia; Siematycze; Siemiatycze; singing in Yiddish; Soviet army; Soviet citizenship; Soviet police; Soviet Union; wartime refugees; World War 2; World War II; WW2; WWII

24:15 - Annette Recounts Her Family's Journey Back to Poland in the 1940s

Keywords: 1940s; Adolf Hitler; Auschwitz; Aushvits; Aushvitsa; Aušvica; birthplace; cattle cars; cattle train; childhood; concentration camps; Hitler; Holocaust; Kyrgyzstan; Oshpetzin; Oshpitsin; Oshvitsin; Oshvyentsim; Osvětim; Osvienčim; Osvyenchim; personal history; Poland; return to Poland; the Holocaust in Poland; train journey; Ushpitzin

26:42 - Annette on Her Childhood and Cultural Jewish Upbringing in Poland

Keywords: atheism; atheist; Bund; Bundist; cemeteries; childhood; communist Poland; cultural Judaism; cultural transmission; family graves; family vacation; female business owner; grandparents; growing up; home life; house maid; Israel; Jewish cemetery; Jewish culture; Jewish discourse; Jewish home; Jewish Labor Bund; Jewish life; Jewish upbringing; Jewish values; Judaism; justice; Krynica, Poland; Krynica-Zdrój; literature; migration; music; Polish authorities; Polish language; political discourse; politics; private business; Russian language; secular Judaism; shopkeeper; Yiddish alphabet; Yiddish language; Yiddish speakers; Zakopanah; Zakopane, Poland

32:13 - Annette Recalls Experiencing Anti-Semitism in Post-Holocaust Lodz

Keywords: anti-Semitic; anti-Semitic attitudes; anti-Semitic epithets; anti-Semitic slurs; anti-Semitism; anti-Semitism in the workplace; antisemitism; Centralna Tekstylna; childhood home; childhood memories; childhood neighborhood; Christmas; Christmas Day; Christmas traditions; Christmastime; German bombing of Warsaw; German headquarters in Lodz; industrial city; Jewish features; Jewish last names; Jewish names; Jewish surnames; Libeskind; Litzmannstadt; Lodz; Lodzsh; manufacturing; mother; physical appearance; physical features; Polish Manchester; post-Holocaust Lodz; post-Holocaust Poland; post-war Lodz; post-war Poland; Textile Central; textile industry; Ulica Piotrkowska; workplace discrimination; Łódź; Łódź, Poland

39:10 - Annette's Family's Emigration to and Experience in Israel in the 1950s

Keywords: 1950s; 1957; anti-communist; anti-Yiddish sentiment; Auschwitz survivor; businesswoman; communist Poland; concentration camp survivor; corset business; corset designer; economic status; Emek Yisrael; emigration; exit visa; family; female business owner; financial status; Hebrew language; Holocaust survivor; immigration; Israel; kibbutz; Kibbutz Gvat; kibbutzim; living conditions; migration; Moshe Dayan; mother tongue; old age; Palestine; Pennsylvania; Polish government; Polish politics; private business; refugee colony; refugees; Shimon Peres; Tel Aviv, Israel; visa revocation; Yiddish language; Yiddish speakers

47:12 - Annette Compares Her Experience as a Teenager in Both Israel and the U.S.

Keywords: adolescence; America; bar mitzvah; bar-mitsve; Bronx High School of Science; cultural Judaism; English language; entrance visa; family; father; Hebrew language; high school; immigration; Israel; Jewish culture; Jewish holidays; Jewish life; Jewish traditions; kibbutz; kibbutzim; kumzits (evening gathering); multilingualism; New York; New York City; Passover; Pennsylvania; Pesach; peysekh; polylingualism; Rosh Hashanah; rosheshone; secular Judaism; Shabbat; Shabbos; shabes; Skype; technology; teenage years; teenager; the Bronx; U.S. government; United States; United States government

53:38 - Annette's Parents' Lives and Perspectives as Immigrants to the U.S.

Keywords: African-Americans; anti-Black discrimination; belt factory; Clinton High School; English language; English learners; factory job; fur factory; immigrant experience; immigrant workers; immigrants; immigration; inhumane conditions; Lower Manhattan; Medem School; menial jobs; New York City; parents; print shop; racism in America; revolt; sweatshops; the Bronx; work stoppage; working conditions; writing in English; Yiddish language; Yiddish letters; Yiddish literature; Yiddish print shop; Yiddish printing; Yiddish publications; Yiddish speaker

60:47 - Annette's Multilingual Household and Her Relationship With Yiddish

Keywords: Arbeter Ring; Bundism; English classes; English language; English learners; immigrant life; immigrants; Jewish Labor Bund; Jewish parents; Jewish values; multilingualism; Polish language; Polish speakers; polylingualism; the Bund; U.S.; United States; Workmen's Circle; Yiddish language; Yiddish speakers

63:34 - Annette's Life-Affirming Work as a Wildlife Conservationist

Keywords: animals; author; cancer research; careers; China; conservation education; Cuba; cultural institution; ecology; education; educator; environmental education; Holocaust education; nature conservation; New York; New York Times; novel; Papua New Guinea; preservation; published author; retirement; scientist; Sloan Kettering Cancer Research Institute; the Bronx; the Bronx Zoo; wildlife; wildlife conservation; Wildlife Conservation Society; wildlife education; writer; zoology; zoos

69:50 - Annette Recalls Finding Her Father's Tape Recordings After His Death

Keywords: audio recording; author; CDs; compact disc; death of father; death of mother; family death; father; father's death; father-daughter relationship; Holocaust survivor; mother's death; preserving stories; recording family stories; tape recorder; tape recordings; transmission; transmission of stories; writer; Yiddish language; Yiddish singing; Yiddish songs; Yiddish speaker

74:38 - Annette Discusses Including Yiddish Words in Her Book and the Controversy Regarding Transliterations

Keywords: author; father; father-daughter relationship; historical context; intergenerational dynamics; oral history; preservation of stories; research; transliteration; transliteration disputes; transmission; writer; writing books; Yiddish language; Yiddish phrases; Yiddish transliteration; Yiddish words

77:17 - The Impact of Annette's Multilingualism on Her Sense of Identity

Keywords: America; American identity; English language; family dynamics; Hebrew language; intergenerational dynamics; language; language and identity; linguistic identity; mother; multifaceted identity; multilingual; multilingualism; national identity; plural identity; Polish language; polyglot; polylingual; son; Yiddish language

78:32 - The Importance of Transmitting Cultural Identity and Family Histories

Keywords: Arbeter Ring; Auschwitz survivor; bar mitzvah; Camp Hemshekh; Catskill Mountains; Catskills; children; children of survivors; continuation; cousins; cultural transmission; Eastern European Jewish culture; Eastern European Jewish heritage; Eastern European Jewry; Eastern European Jews; extended family; family; family dynamics; grandchildren; grandparents; Hebrew language; hemshekh; heritage; Holocaust history; Holocaust survivor; Italian restaurant; Italy; Jewish community; Jewish family; Jewish holidays; Jewish identity; Jewish Labor Bund; Jewish traditions; Jewishness; Judaism; loss of family; Manhattan; New York City; nonreligious Jews; post-Holocaust; post-memory; postmemory; rabbi; religion; second generation; secular Judaism; socialism; socialist Jewish camp; survivor families; synagogue; tales; talis; talit; talith; tallis; tallit; tallith; the Bund; third generation; Torah; transmission of history; transmission of identity; Workmen's Circle; Yiddish; Yiddish culture; Yiddish language; Yiddish schools; Yiddishkayt; Yiddishkeit; yidishkayt; yidishkeyt

85:44 - The Anti-Semitic Undertones of the Praise Annette Received For Successful Fundraising

Keywords: anti-Semitic speech; anti-Semitic stereotypes; anti-Semitism; anti-Semitism in the workplace; antisemitism; career; funding; fundraiser; fundraising; grant application; grants; Jewish identity; Jewish stereotypes; National Science Foundation; New York

87:09 - Annette's Father's Artistic Talent and the Meaning His Art Holds For Her

Keywords: "I Remember Zina"; art; art teacher; artist; arts education; artwork; Bronx Museum of the Arts; dance; dance teacher; elementary school; father; letter writing; letters in Yiddish; music; New York City; painter; painting; parents; Paris, France; teachers; the arts; Yiddish letters

89:09 - Annette Reflects on Yiddish as a Vessel for Cultural Transmission and a Symbol of a Lost World

Keywords: American Jews; anti-Semitism; children; cultural transmission; dead language; family history; grandchildren; intergenerational transmission; Israel; Jewish culture; Jewish identity; Jewish upbringing; Jewish youth; language and culture; linguistic transmission; lost history; modernity; Orthodox Jews; Orthodox Judaism; Orthodox Yiddish speakers; parents; raising Jews; Russia; second generation; storytelling; third generation; transmission of stories; Yiddish culture; Yiddish language; Yiddish literature; Yiddish revival; Yiddish speakers; Yiddish words; Yiddishkayt; Yiddishkeit; yidishkayt; yidishkeyt; young people; younger generations