Maria (Mia) Spizzica is a PhD candidate at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Her research focuses on Italian civilian internment in Australia during World War Two.

(See my biography page for more information).

On the Wrong Side of the Law (War): Italian Civilian Internment in Australia during World War Two

Almost 5,000 Italian migrants were interned during World War Two as ‘enemy aliens’ in Australia. Former Internees' oral histories have been collected to explore Italian-Australian wartime experiences in the Antipodes.

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