4 November 20168 November 2016 Announcement / Events / Subscriberthon 2016 Day One: Subscriberthon 2016 takes off! Editorial team Overland’s annual Subscriberthon is taking off once more! Anyone who subscribes, resubscribes or donates over the next week goes into the draw to win some spectacular prizes, including a holiday to Ubud, original artworks, locally roasted coffee, wine, workshops – and piles of books and subscriptions. Overland – Australia’s only progressive literary magazine – is your one-way ticket to political and cultural possibilities of new worlds and ideas, through fiction, poetry, nonfiction and art. But Overland depends on its subscribers – it always has and it always will. So if you’re a keen Overland reader who’s not yet a subscriber, it’s time to hop on board! And if you’re already a subscriber, why not resubscribe now (or if you’re fully committed and flush with cash, take out a life subscription!) – you’ve got to be on board the Overland airship to win! An annual subscription – which includes four print issues, the daily online magazine, invitations to subscriber events, discounted entry to Overland literary prizes, and other opportunities and giveaways – is just $60 full and $45 students/unwaged. Day One Prize: From Idea to Action! Learn not just how to think, but ‘how to’ do stuff 1 x double pass to School of Life ‘How to’ classes (Melbourne) 1 x double pass to Sun Theatre Cinema Tickets to the Melbourne Theatre Company 4 x back issues of Dumbo Feather 2 x bottles of Story Wines 2014 Shiraz (featuring the inaugural Story Wine Prize winner Leah Swann with ‘That inward eye’) 1 x block of handcrafted Wawa chocolate Books: Westography: Images of a Vanishing Suburbia by Warren Kirk The Permanent Resident by Roanna Gonsalves Captives by Angela Meyer Skylarking by Kate Mildenhall The Hidden Life of Trees By Peter Wohlleben Australian Love Stories edited by Cate Kennedy 1 x Black Inc. tote bag See the list of Subscriberthon Prizes for 2016, including these Major Prizes: Major Prize 1: Book to Bali 5 x nights at the Honeymoon Guesthouse in Ubud, plus return flights to Bali (from anywhere in Australia) 2 x bottles of Story Wines 2014 Shiraz (featuring the inaugural Story Wine Prize winner Leah Swann with ‘That inward eye’) 1 x 250g of Padre espresso coffee beans, freshly roasted in Brunswick 1 x embossed Padre coffee tin 1 x Scribe pack, including a Scribe tote bag and these 10 books: The Love of a Bad Man by Laura Elizabeth Wollett Cairo by Chris Womersley Lion Attack by Oliver Mol We Are All Stardust by Stefan Klein My Brilliant Career: Malcolm Turnbull: a political life, in cartoons edited by Russ Radcliffe Money Shot by Jeff Sparrow Fear and Politics by Carmen Lawrence Kiffy Rubbo: curating the 1970s edited by Janine Burke, Helen Hughes The Brain’s Way of Healing by Norman Doidge Rise of the Machines by Thomas Rid 1 x copy of It’s a Long Way from Acca-Dacca to Zappa, 1969–1979: The Photography of Philip Morris Major Prize 2: Emerging Writers’ Boot Camp 1 x Overland fiction writing workshop for you and five members of your writing group/community; to be facilitated by Jennifer Mills in Melbourne in early 2017 1 x Pilot 2017: A Diary for Writers 1 x Cinema Nova silver pass (three months of films for you and a friend!) 1 x Lifted Brow collection, including: TLB tote bag copy of The Island Will Sink 6 x back issues (including latest issue) 1 x $30 Voucher to North Melbourne Books 1 x 250g of Padre espresso coffee beans, freshly roasted in Brunswick 1 x embossed Padre coffee tin 1 x Puzzle Peace art puzzle As well as these superb titles: The Hate Race by Maxine Beneba Clarke Black Rock White City by AS Patrić Resurrection Bay by Emma Viskic Captives by Angela Meyer Skylarking by Kate Mildenhall The Hidden Life of Trees By Peter Wohlleben Ghost Girls by Cath Ferla Australian Love Stories edited by Cate Kennedy Double Dissolution by Lee Zacariah Westography: Images of a Vanishing Suburbia by Warren Kirk Major Prize 3: Cultural Defibrillator Pack 1 x Kobo Glo HD ereader 1 x Wide Open Road pack, including: Aerobie AeroPress Espresso Maker – ‘The best coffee maker I’ve ever owned’ 1 x 250g coffee beans (or ground), freshly roasted in Brunswick ‘It’s in our blood’ mug Wide Open Road tote bag 2 x hessian sacks 1 x one-year Griffith Review subscription 1 x one-year Meanjin subscription 3 x back issues of Southerly 1 x Bee Sustainable pack containing: 1 x beekeeping workshop The Australian Beekeeping Manual by Robert Owen 1 x Scribe pack, including a Scribe tote bag and these 10 books: The Near and the Far: new stories from the Asia-Pacific region edited by David Carlin and Francesca Rendle-Short The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore Fever of Animals by Miles Allinson So Sad Today by Melissa Broder The Middlepause by Marina Benjamin What is a refugee? by William Maley The Ice Age by Luke Williams Best Australian Political Cartoons 2015 Mrs Engels by Gavin McCrea There’s not one by Jennifer Higgie 1 x copy of It’s a Long Way from Acca-Dacca to Zappa, 1969–1979: The Photography of Philip Morris 1 x Komorebi opalite, pearl, moonstone and quartz necklace 1 x salted caramel sauce Major Prize 4: Pretty as a Picture 1 x Savina Hopkins framed original collage artwork, Woman with Book 1 x $50 Readings voucher (can be used online) 1 x 250g of Padre espresso coffee beans, freshly roasted in Brunswick 1 x embossed Padre coffee tin 2 x bottles of Story Wines 2014 Shiraz (featuring the inaugural Story Wine Prize winner Leah Swann with ‘That inward eye’) 1 x Fremantle Press TAG Hungerfield Prize pack, including: Troppo by Madeline Dickie The Weaver Fish by Robert Edeson What is left over, after by Natasha Lester Red Dirt Talking by Jacqueline Wright The Whip Hand by Michaela Nicolescu / Nadine Browne The Last Sky by Alice Nelson Stories from Suburban Road by Tom Hungerford 1 x Komorebi Picasso Jasper necklace 1 x copy of Westography: Images of a Vanishing Suburbia by Warren Kirk 1 x copy of The Unknown Judith Wright by Georgina Arnott 1 x copy of It’s a Long Way from Acca-Dacca to Zappa, 1969–1979: The Photography of Philip Morris 1 x salted caramel sauce And the following art books: Behind the Doors: An art history from Yuendumu by Philip Jones Cornucopia by Adrian Feint Elvis Has Entered the Building by Ian W Adbulla *Many thanks to the friends and supporters of Overland’s 2016 Subscriberthon! 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