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Thumbnail image for An Original Rosh Hashanah Song in Yiddish
  • Chana Mlotek, music archivist at YIVO (Yiddish Research Institute in New York City), sings Yiddish songs which she wrote for Rosh Hashana while a teacher at a Workmen's Circle school.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Yankl Garelik, Belarus-born printer now residing in Denver, Colorado, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 24, 2012 at Yidish-Vokh in Reisterstown, Maryland. This interview is entirely in Yiddish.
2012-08-24
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Hankus describes his excitement in the Yiddish Book Center's commitment to ethnographic projects. He reflects, too, on the personal importance the Yiddish Book Center has played for him as an "institutional home."
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Something For Everyone: Wyman Brent On The Mission of the Vilnius Jewish Public Library
  • Wyman Brent, initiator of the Vilnius Jewish Public Library, discusses his choice to include more lighthearted Jewish works in the library among heavier books and films dealing with antisemitism.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Rachel Weston, a London-based singer with a particular interest in Yiddish song, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 22, 2014 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains, Quebec, Canada.
2014-08-22
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Jack Wolofsky, grandson of Yiddish writer and editor Hirsh Wolofsky, talks about co-founding (with Hy Goldman and others) KlezKanada, a major Jewish cultural festival and retreat held annually in Canada's Laurentian mountains.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Mark Kovnatskiy, musician, composer, lecturer, and Yiddish dance teacher, was interviewed by Tanya Panova on November 3, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.
2017-11-03
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Jerry Weinstein, former Education professor at University of Massachusetts in Amherst, was interviewed by Rola Younes on May 29, 2014 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Massachusetts.
2014-05-29
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Gabriela von Seltmann, Polish artist who explores issues of identity and memory, and Uwe von Seltmann, German author and journalist, were interviewed by Agnieszka Ilwicka on January 3, 2016 in Krakow, Poland.
2016-01-03
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Excerpts from Yidstock Performers' and Presenters' Wexler Oral History Project Interviews
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