An Irishman Abroad

Glen Hansard: Episode 171

December 24, 2016

Oscar award-winning singer songwriter Glen Hansard is currently working in the heart of the Irish homelessness crisis with his work on the frontline of the Home Sweet Home campaign at Apollo House in Dublin. 

In this enthralling conversation, Glen speaks passionately about his personal connection with homelessness in Ireland and how his background has shaped his desire to make a difference.

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