Dr Maria Hill specialising in Military History, Arab Israeli Conflict and Australian history.
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October 2009

Maria presented a paper entitled "Diggers and Greeks" for the Volunteer Guides at the Australian War Memorial,
7 October 2009, Canberra, Australia.


September 2009

Maria will be presenting a paper entitled "Remembering and Forgetting: Interviewing veterans of the Greek and Crete campaigns" at Islands of Memory: 16th National Conference of the Oral History Association of Australia,  17-20 September 2009, Launceston Tasmania.

Conference website: www.qvmag.tas.gov.au/oralhistoryconference


August 2009

Maria is giving a paper at the International conference: 'Seventy Years On: New Perspectives on the Second World War,' University of Calgary in conjunction with The Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, 31 August - 2 September 2009, Alberta Canada entitled: 'Diggers and Greeks: new perspectives on coalition warfare.'

Conference abstract: www.ucalgary.ca/newperspectives/hill


July 2009

Maria is giving a paper at, The 8th International Conference on Greek Research, 2- 5 July 2009, Flinders University, Adelaide South Australia entitled: 'The Australians in Greece: a study of an intimate wartime relationship'

Conference website: http://ehlt.flinders.edu.au/conferences/greek/resconf2009/abstracts_detail.php?id=463


18 May 2009

The Battle of Crete: A campaign ignored (neoskosmos.com)

Dr Maria Hill asks why do Australian and Greek authorities ignore the significance of the Battle of Crete?

Article Link: http://neoskosmos.com/news/en/node/1190


Dr Maria Hill - Diggers and Greeks, Second World War, History, Military History26 April 2009

Maria gave a paper for the Greek Festival of Sydney, Customs House, Circular Quay Sydney.

Greek Festival Website: www.greekfestivalofsydney.com.au