Samuel Kassow: Who Will Write Our History

Samuel Kassow: Who Will Write Our History

Show notes

  • Historian Sam Kassow discusses Emanuel Ringelblum and the "Oyneg Shabbos Archive", the subject of his book "Who Will Write Our History" and the new film based on his book. The film, by director/producer Roberta Grossman and executive producer Nancy Spielberg, has recently been shown in preview form in Los Angeles and Warsaw and is expected to be released sometime in 2018. For information about the film see:

  • Report from Warsaw by Kobi Weitzner, brought to you by the Yiddish Forward, on the web at

  • Songs of the Holocaust, Partizans, and Ghettos to close:

    • performer: song
    • Rochelle Horowitz: Yisrolik
    • Shomon Yisraeli: Zog Nit Keynmol
    • Norbert Horowitz: Shtil di Nakht
    • Norbert Horowitz: Farvos Iz Der Himl Geven Nekhtn Loyter
    • Khane Cooper: Shtiler, Shtiler
    • Wolf Krakowski: Varshe
    • Chava Alberstein: Friling
  • Intro instrumental music: DEM HELFANDS TANTS, an instrumental track from the CD Jeff Warschauer: The Singing Waltz

Air Date: Apr 25 2018



Samuel Kassow

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