Justine Sless is a comedian, MC, writer, broadcaster, community worker and creative director of Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival.
Since 2007 Justine has performed comedy nationally and internationally, appeared at short story festivals, conferences, book stores, galleries and AGM’s.
Justine is doing an MA by research in creative writing at La Trobe University on gender and comedy.
Completed a collection of short stories and is working on a book about the legendary comedian Bobby Thompson – (if you’re not from Sunderland you’ll have to look him up)
Word from those that know:
The freshest, most original. Laurie Steed Grace Marion Wilson Short Story Award
Feminist satire at its best, subtle, restrained and slightly mad. MICF 2012
Sparkling comedy Jewish News
A highlight Rod Quantock
Performances, events and story telling coming up :
Paper presentation at Australasian Humour Studies Conference Cairns
Gigs in bars and comedy rooms around Melbourne
Jewish Council of Victoria and Islamic Council of Victoria – Great Comedy Debate
SPAN Community House AGM