Episode 100: Maeve Higgins and the Power of Immigrant Stories

Ali talks to author and comedian Maeve Higgins, who is host of the podcast “Maeve in America: Immigration IRL.” Maeve brings listeners “funny, beautiful and sometimes maddening immigration stories, told by the people who’ve lived them.”

An Irish immigrant herself, Maeve hopes to show native-born Americans how similar immigrants’ hopes, fears and dreams are to their own.

Listener Survey

We want to hear from you! Take a minute to answer some quick questions, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a signed copy of Ali's book, There Goes the Neighborhood: How Communities Overcome Prejudice and Meet the Challenge of American Immigration

Give us your feedback!

More Only in America Episodes

Like what you hear? Click below to find all episodes of "Only in America"

LISTEN NOW

Learn More

Read more about Driving Success: Learning English with Lyft

Podcast

Driving Success: Learning English with Lyft

Read more about Fighting for Citizenship

Podcast

Fighting for Citizenship

Read more about With Dignity & Ice Cream for All

Podcast

With Dignity & Ice Cream for All