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Guess Who’s coming to Dinner

Abigail O'Brien - 2017

The five images from Guess Who’s coming to Dinner, 2017, refer to our apparent lack of appetite in Ireland for Refugees/Asylum Seekers of war and mayhem.

We claim to be liberal in our thinking but we do not welcome the poorest of people as full members into our own country.

Those who do make it in are kept in places like Mosney, County Louth, under powers called Direct Provision.

One of the most difficult aspects for People held this way is their inability to prepare and cook their own food for their families. Many have lived like this for years.