Thursday 22nd February 2018
Generation Emigration

Romantic Ireland: artistic interpretation of the state of the nation On St Patrick's Day, a group of 28 artists took over the half-built Anglo headquarters, now controlled by NAMA, and covered the hoarding with artworks interpreting the state of the nation, drawing inspiration from WB Yeats's poem September 1913.
Happy St Patrick’s Day! Photos and videos from around the world Happy St Patrick's Day! You can follow the events in Ireland live from wherever you are in the world on
Weary of the green or proud to be Irish? For recent Irish emigrants, St Patrick’s Day celebrations are a chance to connect with home, but some may feel little affinity with green beer and orange wigs, writes Ciara Kenny.
St Patrick’s Day address to the Irish abroad from Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore It is a mark of the strength of spirit and pride in our Irish communities that in almost any location you find yourself, there will be some Irish events taking place there to mark our national day.
Nostalgia for the ol’ sod Does St Patrick's Day bring out nostalgia in you? What Irish songs, videos, films, books or poems pull at your heart strings at this time of year, or at any time for that matter?
Have your say: what does St Patrick’s Day mean to you? The St Patrick's Day events kicked off around the world this weekend, and we want to know what the day means to you as an Irish emigrant.
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations: share your event Planning a full-on street parade or a shindig in an Irish bar? Post details of your St. Patrick's Day events around the world on our noticeboard.