Connie Agius is an
award-winning journalist. She has spent two years investigating the Italian
mafia and people smuggling. Connie has worked for the Australian Broadcasting
Corporation (ABC) and Channel 4 News, and contributed to Newsweek, Deutsche Welle and theSpecial Broadcasting Service
(SBS). Her latest essay, 'The growing power
of the 'ndrangheta' will be published in Australia's leading literary journal, Meanjin, on December 15.