Production Design Project
Joan Micklin Silver
Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto
by Abraham Cahan
Telling a tale of culture and love amongst Jewish immigrants in the late 1800's, Hester street delineate a portrait of immigrants who come to Lower East Side of NYC, and their acclimatization of a new life in the land of hope, where the collisions of culture, religion and personal identity escalate attendant.