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Thumbnail image for "This Is Me!": Discovering Yiddish Mexican Literature
  • Talia Margolis Chomstein, Yiddish activist based in Mexico City, describes how she discovered Yiddish Mexican literature and how it inspired her to be more involved in the Mexican Jewish community through Yiddish.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Summer Program 2000 Lecture Tapes: Yiddish Literature's Return to Tradition
  • Naomi Seidman
October 20, 2000
Part of Yiddish Book Center Recorded Programs
Thumbnail image for Why Learn Yiddish? Literature, And To Understand the Past
  • Anna Stusser, 2011 Steiner Summer Program student, talks about her reasons for learning Yiddish.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for What People Don't Know About Yiddish Literature
  • Marvin Zuckerman, retired English and Yiddish professor, discusses the great number of Yiddish writers and publications at the height of Yiddish literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for It's Foreign but Not Foreign: Reading Classic Yiddish Literature
  • Renate Fairweather, Yiddish teacher based in Oklahoma City, describes the feeling of reading classic works of Yiddish literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for "Yiddish Literature was funded on the proceeds of the sales of Cowboy hats"
  • Michael Wex talks about how relatives of Yiddish Poet, Esther Shumiatcher, funded Yiddish Literature by the sale of cowboy hats. The true cowboy hats, Smith Built not Stetsons.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for We Had World Literature in Yiddish in our Apartment
  • Marvin Zuckerman, retired English and Yiddish professor, describes his pride in his parents, who were well read despite having little education, and describes the collection of Yiddish books in their apartment.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Translating Dr. Seuss and other Children's Literature into Yiddish
  • Zackary Sholem Berger - doctor by day, Yiddish translator, blogger, and activist by night - tells how he and his wife came to publish Yiddish translations of Dr. Seuss books and Curious George.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Teaching Jewish Life and Values through Yiddish Literature
  • Mark Gerstein, z"l - former high school history teacher and Wexler Oral History Project volunteer - explains how he used English translations of four Yiddish short stories to teach his students about Jewish life and values.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • With your support, we'll discover hidden gems in our collection and share these treasures with readers the world over.
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