Irish Women’s Emigration to America

Cork University Press under its Attic imprint has published Models for Movers: Irish Women’s Emigration to America. This is a unique collection of Irish women’s oral histories spanning three waves of twentieth-century emigration to America in the 1920s, 1950s and 1980s. By combining a critical analysis of conditions for women in Ireland with women’s own accounts of life at the … Continue reading Irish Women’s Emigration to America