Bernheimer, Kathryn


Title
Bernheimer, Kathryn
Creator:
Bernheimer, Kathryn, 1951-, interviewee; Gordon, Joyce, interviewer; McKenna, Caitlin E., videographer;
Date Recorded:
2010
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

Kathryn Bernheimer discusses her work with Boulder Action for Soview Jewry, including work on the board of directors, being a mentor for an immigrant family, and her role in creating fundraisers for the organization. She talks about not only the cultural and economic adjustments that were necessary for the Russian Jewish immigrants whom BASJ helped resettle, but also about the influence that the immigrants had on her own developing Jewish identity. Other sections of the interview consider her former job as film and theater critic for the Daily Camera newspaper, books she has written about movies, and other jobs she has held.
This interview is one of a series of interviews about Boulder Action for Soviet Jewry (BASJ).

View DVD and time-indexed transcript at Carnegie Branch Library.

Subject:
Bernheimer, Kathryn, 1951-.
Immigrants Social aspects.
Immigrants Colorado Boulder.
Jewish refugees Colorado Boulder.
Jews Identity.
Newspapers Colorado Boulder.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
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Notes:
Local call number:
OH1673
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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