Edward de Lacy Evans

What was it like to be trans in the 1800s? This episode explores the unique story of Edward. A biological woman, who lived for over thirty years in the colony of Victoria as a man. Their unnoticed and otherwise perfectly ordinary life comes completely unravelled after their dramatic public unmasking.





Benjamin Marshall – Pamphlet Writer
Jamie Gleeson – Mr Gundry, Mr Brennan
Collin Van Uden – Justice Strickland, Journalist, Fellow Miner, Dr Poland
Lisa Trelor – Edward de Lacy Evans, Neighbour
Ellen Barkla – Nurse Holt, Julia Marquand
Elise Dowdell – Mrs McEvoy, Sarah
Katrina Hill – Madame Sibley

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  1. The social norms reject so much reality. BTW, is the Marquis of Waterford briefly mentioned the same one suspected by some of being at least partly responsible for Springheel Jack’s escapades?


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