Jo says: “This lecture is about making more of a fuss, getting decent care, some proper respect and irritating people. This is not an academic lecture, because I am a comedian, so lower your expectations. And there might be some jokes.”
Jo Brand is a hugely popular comedian, writer and actor. Since making her start on the alternative comedy scene, Jo is now best known for regular TV appearances on QI, Have I Got News for You and Would I Lie to You?, as well on radio shows such as The News Quiz and Just a Minute. Since 2014, she has hosted The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice. Jo went to school in Kent and was a psychiatric nurse for ten years, before beginning her career in comedy.
This is a live stream of the sold out event taking place in in Augustine Hall.