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Estonian Life Stories 

    This colelction contains Estonian life stories (including women) on a wide range of different topics: everyday life, migration, forced migration, and different kinds of life stories (ordinary and extraordinary). They are mainly on paper, but some are recorded in electronic form. Some published stories have been translated to English.

    Original source name : Eesti elulood
    English translation : Estonian Life Stories 
    Creator : N/A
    Document- type 1 : diary/memoir
    Document- type 2 : personal
    Reference number : EKLA, f 350
    Language(s) : Estonian
    Geographical coverage : Estonia
    Time range : 20th-21stc.
    Year(s) : 1989–
    Theme 1 : experience of migration
    Link to the item in the catalogue : Project page (in Estonian):
    Publication(s) : Rutt Hinrikus, “On the Collection of Estonian Life Stories,” in Kirss, Tiina (ed.). Estonian Life Stories (VII−XII) (Budapest New York: Central European University Press, 2009).
    Archive name : Eesti Kirjandusmuuseum
    Archive name (English) : Estonian Literary Museum
    Archive address : Vanemuise 42, 51003 Tartu
    City : Tartu
    Country : Estonia
    Official website and institutional resources :
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