Wednesday 17th September 2014
Generation Emigration

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‘Making a new home does not take away the home you had’ It's springtime again in San Francisco and I can not summon, even on the toughest days, the homesickness that defined me for my first summer away, writes Sarah Griffin, with portrait photographs by David Monahan
Entries sought for photo competition on migration The University of Oxford Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) have recently launched their annual phototography competition focusing on migration, and are inviting Generation Emigration readers to submit entries on this year's theme, "New Lives and Dreams".
Leaving all the old, familiar places Saddened by the return of emigration as a normality for Irish people, photographer David Monahan began his ‘Leaving Dublin’ project, capturing soon-to-be emigrants at locations around the city. By CIARA KENNY