Ilvi Jõe-Cannon

Interview

Ilvi Jõe-Cannon describes her journey to Germany and life in the refugee camps, giving great importance to her time spent in Geislingen. She then speaks about emigrating to the US and her education there. Likewise Ilvi Jõe-Cannon gives an overview of her family’s fate during and after the war. Finally she reflects on returning to Estonia and explains what being an Estonian and the concept of a homeland mean to her.