5 speakers 15 minutes each

Jane Bussman

Uganda’s neglected war

Jane Bussmann is a comedian and writer. She has written for the television shows The Fast ShowSmack the PonyBrass Eye, and South Park. She also co-created The Junkies in 2000, the first ever online sitcom. Her memoir The Worst Date Ever or How it Took a Comedy Writer to Expose Africa's Secret War was published in 2009, telling the darkly comedic story of the indirect career route which took her from Hollywood to Uganda.