Fay Webern reads “J-O-E spells Joey,” Chapter 9 of The Button Thief of East 14th Street.
Video series of author Fay Webern’s charming and passionate chapter readings from The Button Thief of East 14th Street. This studio series was produced and conceived by Peg Tassey, and filmed and edited by Laura Fillbach at ORCA Media in Montepelier, Vermont.
Also included: Fay’s stunning live reading at The Light Club Lamp Shop in Burlington. Arranged and introduced by Peg Tassey, this rare public reading was broadcast on television by the Center for Media & Democracy.
Fay Webern reads chapters from The Button Thief of East 14th Street at Burlington’s famous venue The Light Club Lamp Shop. This remarkable public reading was filmed and edited by Meghan O’Rourke, and moderated by Peg Tassey. This reading was broadcast multiple times on television by the Center for Media & Democracy.
Fay Webern’s in-depth interview for the Wexler Oral History Project is now available. Diane Clarke conducted this fascinating interview with Fay on June 14, 2015 at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, MA.
The Yiddish Book Center’s Wexler Oral History Project has recorded more than 500 in-depth video interviews that provide a deeper understanding of the Jewish experience and the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture.
Fay is deeply honored to be included in this important historical archive.