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  • Irad Ben Isaak, PhD student in Yiddish Literature at Europa Universitat Viadrina, was interviewed by Tatiana (Tanya) Panova on December 2nd, 2018 in Berlin, Germany.
2018-12-02
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Ruth R. Wisse, author and retired research professor in Yiddish and comparative literature, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on March 7, 2016 in New York, New York.
2016-03-07
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman z"l, Yiddish poet and songwriter, describes one of her favorite writers, Eliezer Shteynbarg, who wrote masterful children's literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Prof. Yechiel Szeintuch, a scholar of Yiddish literature, describes trying to find food that tasted the same as when he was growing up, and hamitsa, a soup of his youth.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • In his recently recorded oral history, the late, legendary, literary scholar Harold Bloom recalls Yiddish theater, literature, and more.
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  • Seweryn Aszkenazy, a developer and child Holocaust survivor, talks about the interconnectedness of Polish culture and Yiddish culture, especially within Yiddish literature in terms of how very much Polish culture is indebted to it.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Jack Kugelmass, anthropologist and director of Jewish Studies at the University of Florida, explains why being able to read in Yiddish allows access to enter a new world of amazing literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Yael Chaver, teacher of Yiddish language and literature at UC Berkeley, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on December 19, 2016 at the Association for Jewish Studies Conference in San Diego, California.
2016-12-19
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Gerald Palevsky, civil and public health engineer by profession, reflects on the importance of maintaining a connection to Yiddish language and culture, especially literature, because of what it can teach us.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Preserving literature for future generations
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