The Zest Is History
S1E23: Harry Leo Crawford - The Sad Tale Of Australia's "First Transgender Murderer"
Josie tells Mel the tale of Harry Leo Crawford, a man who was actually born Eugenia Falleni in 1875 and whose story is studied by law students today.
Wine pairing: 2019 Rocca di Montemassi Calasole Vermentino from the Tuscany wine region of Italy.
Want to be boring and skip the zest? Head to 23:40.
ABC Conversations episode from October 25, 2012:
Australian Dictionary of Biography by Carolyn Strange: http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/falleni-eugenia-12911
SBS The Feed by Patrick Abboud
Sydney Morning Herald by Tim Barlass: https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/he-was-a-she-but-a-killer-20120218-1tfpu.html
Adelaide Register article from Aug 1920:
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