Justine Sless
Image courtesy of Ian Bickerstaff

Justine is doing an MA by research in creative writing at La Trobe University.

Writing in progress

Kernels , a collection of short stories.
The Fifth Step Creaks. A novel set in North East England in 1976 about a woman who wants to do stand up comedy in the era of  the legendary comedian Bobby Thompson.
MA research area is gender and comedy.
Awards : First Prize 2016 Grace Marion Wilson Emerging Writers Competition.
Read ‘Price Check’  HERE
‘This is the freshest, most original story among the competition entries. Both about parenting and yet not, it showcases a voice I’d love to hear more from in years to come.’ Laurie Steed Judge.

Blog Excuse me there are crumbs in my comedy
Current Crumbs.

Cultural Capital  –  a call to arms already.
Inner City Jew – stand up comedy is a lot like orthodoxy.
J is for Jigsaw – coming out.
Women’s Comedy Down Under Funny Women Uk  jews, gender and comedy.

Listen to Kvetch with Sless Podcast.
Conversations about comedy and writing plus lots of complaining.
Broadcast courtesy of J_Air Radio 87.8fm

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Comedian Lynn Ruth Miller
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Authors Angela Savage and Christos Tsiolkas.
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