Getting papers to work legally in Chile is a great difficulty for migrants. In this story, Queque reveals the problems that he faced and the endless waiting that puts his current work at risk. Marcella Via François is a Haitian who, like many compatriots, decided to leave Haiti […]
The twists and turns of trying to attain the “European dream” formed part of his life ever since he decided to explore a new continent. He overcame linguistic barriers, found love, and also his place in this world: in Henley-on-Thames, surrounded by his family. Sonia Gumiel After a […]
England gives him the option to live and learn English. He admits that he has been lucky to have never been rejected or displaced. Sonia Gumiel He moved to England two years and seven months ago, he has a degree in Humanities and is a specialist archivist in […]
It was a rainy Sunday in Maidenhead (a town half-way between Henley-on-Thames and London) Adrián talks about his trajectory and life in England. His time in the country has felt a little like walking a tightrope, as he still doesn’t know whether he will stay in the UK or return to his country.
Emigration is not just a question of adapting to life in a new country but also of having to deal with feelings of guilt, loneliness, homesickness, frustration and expectation.