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Podcast: Leigh Straw Discusses Australian Women in Crime and Her Latest Book, Angel Of Death: Dulcie Markham, Australia’s Most Beautiful Bad Woman.

June 12, 2019

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Leigh Straw talks to Cheryl Akle about Australian women in crime history, including Dulcie Markham, a key figure of the underworld of Sydney and Melbourne, and the subject of her latest book, Angel Of Death: Dulcie Markham, Australia’s Most Beautiful Bad Woman.

About the author:

Dr Leigh Straw is an academic, historian and writer. Her previous book, The Worst Woman in Sydney, was a biography of Sydney underworld figure Kate Leigh. She is Senior Lecturer in Australian and Aboriginal Studies at the University of Notre Dame, Fremantle.


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