Anita Lester

Anita Lester is a multidisciplinary artist, working between music, writing, visual art and film. Through her work she has toured the world with music, releasing more than a dozen projects, shown in major galleries and museums in London and New York, published a book of poetry and 6 children’s books, won 23 laurels for her short film ‘Noch am Leben’ (‘I’m Still Alive’),  and been given the tick of approval from heroes including Leonard Cohen.

Her work is varied in its medium, but is consistent in its themes and aesthetic expression.


Opening Night Gala: In Our Nature

Join us as Melbourne Jewish Book Week presents In Our Nature – an opening night of original storytelling featuring writers, musicians and  performers live on stage at Melbourne’s Memo Hall.  Travel to landscapes near and far, real and imagined, thriving and disappearing. Meet creatures of flight, fur, and fancy from places urban and  remote, vast…

Saturday May 28, 2022