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  • Zeke is a Yiddish Book Center Translation Fellow and musicology doctoral student. After delving into his selections, scroll down to read a short interview with Zeke about his choices.
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  • Dorothy Goldstone, a writer and Yiddish Book Center volunteer, was interviewed by Bina Addes on October 10, 2012 in Amherst, Massachusetts.
2012-10-10
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Irena Klepfisz, lesbian poet and writer, considers the breadth of the crossover between queer studies and Yiddish culture.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Amanda Lundquist, artist and 2013-2014 Yiddish Book Center fellow, explains that her connection to Yiddish as diasporic rather than Zionist because it resonates with her identity and history as an Ashkenazi Jew.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Fabian Schnedler, German Yiddish musician, was interviewed by Allie Brudney on March 30, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.
2015-03-30
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Jason Rosenblatt, Jewish musician, was interviewed by Pauline Katz on August 23, 2011 at KlezKanada in the Laurentian Mountains of Canada.
2011-08-23
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • Zachary Baker, Reinhard Family Curator of Judaica and Hebraica Collections at Stanford University, speaks to the role of the National Endowment for the Humanities funding in maintaining and expanding YIVO's programs and collections.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Amanda (Miryem-Khaye) Seigel - singer, songwriter, and librarian - was interviewed by Christa Whitney on August 13, 2014 at Yidish-Vokh in Reisterstown, Maryland.
2014-08-13
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
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  • 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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