Catherine Davis


Attitudes, expectations and experiences of recent migrants from Italy.
Catherine graduated with a first class honours degree in Italian Studies from the University of Sydney in 2009. For her honours thesis she researched women in contemporary Italian society, exploring notions of female time, space and the body.

For the last four years, Catherine has worked in both Australia and Italy as an English as a foreign language teacher and is now specialising in teaching English to Italian speakers in Sydney.

Catherine is currently enrolled in an MPhil at the University of Sydney under the supervision of Dr. Antonia Rubino. For her thesis she is examining the expectations, attitudes and experiences of recent migrants from Italy.