Where are Australia's missing transgender dead? There's a mystery at the heart of missing transgender and gender diverse people in in Australia. Three homicides in the last twenty years, means our dead have slipped between the cracks and gone missing. Join Eloise Brook from the NSW Gender Centre as she pieces together story, memory and rumour to bring our lost and forgotten dead to Sydney's 20th anniversary of the trans day of remembrance.
Do I believe in ghosts?
Eloise is off to a patchy start in her search for the missing trans and gender diverse dead to include in this years trans day of remembrance. After 6 months she still hasn't been able to add even one new name to her list. Then the violent homicide of a trans women in Wagga changes everything, and Eloise is given a lead to an archive that nobody has looked at for more than 25 years.
Strike Force Lamson
Searching for the missing transgender dead, Eloise heads to Melbourne, travels a darker more violent version of Sydney's Bondi to Bronte walk, and learns from a protestor at the Philippine consulate just how angry two communities are growing over the awful way Mhelody Bruno's death has been handled by Wagga Wagga's Police.
Such a great and important podcast - well done!
I’ve listened to the first episode, absolutely chilling stuff. Can’t wait to listen to the next one!!
Important, gripping listen
I’m only two episodes in and I’m hooked. Such a crucial piece of work, and so well researched and narrated.
Can’t wait for more.