The Táin, episode 16 – What Have You Done?
Read this story from the first episode here.
Sprung from a Kilkenny orphanage to hop a ship for New York in 1933, my father is a classic exemplar of the Irish diaspora. I reversed the journey 63 years later when I moved from Manhattan to Dublin, part of a different diaspora—and a different stereotype. 1,886 more words