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Dana de Milo on Carmen Rupe

In this podcast Dana talks about her friendship with Carmen, working at The Balcony and sex work in the 1970s. Dana has also done another interview about growing up in the 1950s. Dana passed away on 12 February 2018.

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Dana semi-quotes from an article written by Robert Jones. The exact quote is "Carmen cut a grotesque figure, as might be expected of a 136-kilogram King Country Maori bloke wearing a dress and flaunting massive breasts thanks to implant surgery." (Dominion Post, 30 June 2007)

Record date:11th December 2012
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Interviewer:Gareth Watkins