our cup overfloweth


Thanks to everyone who braved the elements for the Overland-Meanjin end of year function and bowling contest. We are pleased to report that the emu egg cup has now been reclaimed by its rightful owners.

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Jeff Sparrow is the former editor of Overland. He is the co-author (with Jill Sparrow) of Radical Melbourne: A Secret History and Radical Melbourne 2: The Enemy Within, the editor (with Antony Loewenstein) of Left Turn: Essays for the New Left and the author of Communism: a love story, Killing: Misadventures in violence, and Money Shot: A Journey into Censorship and Porn.  On Twitter, he's @Jeff_Sparrow.

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  1. awesome performance guys – huge relief – bet yer over the moon and those mean jin types are sick as parrots etc. fun occasion, beaut venue – youse may just have initiated a new tradition in the spirit of the legendary (and admittedly lamented) cricket match..

  2. The makeover is wonderful. Here’s to progressive culture, it’s certainly an improvement on travelling in circles, social or otherwise.

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