Published in Overland Issue 203 Winter 2011 · Main Posts Issue 203 Jeff Sparrow Contents Regulars Jeff Sparrow − Editorial Correspondence Anwyn Crawford Alison Croggon Essays Stephanie Holt − Football’s women problem Rodney Croome − ‘True and good citizens’ Benjamin Law − Only disconnect Phillip Deery − Remembering ASIO Antony Loewenstein − Boycotts and literary festivals Meanland: Fiona Wright − Readers’ feast Debate Michael Brull versus Tad Tietze − That political Islam is not a friend of the Left Michael Brull − Affirmative Tad Tietze − Negative Michael Brull − Response Tad Tietze − Response References Poetry Prize • Judy Durrant − and day breaks Thomas Denton − The Pirouette Fiction Larissa Behrendt − Under skin, in blood Paul Mitchell − The long way Susan Bennett − Daylight Poetry Jaya Savige − Posture Juan Garrido-Salgado − Monday 12 July 2 pm Adam Formosa − Ode to Business Man on Crown Street Ali Alizadeh − Merri Creek Corey Wakeling − Train Lines and Power Lines Over Greg McLaren − Siding Cover Sean Flynn Photography moseyburns.wordpress.com • Supported by the Malcolm Robertson Foundation Jeff Sparrow Jeff Sparrow is a Walkley Award-winning writer, broadcaster and former editor of Overland. More by Jeff Sparrow › Overland is a not-for-profit magazine with a proud history of supporting writers, and publishing ideas and voices often excluded from other places. If you like this piece, or support Overland’s work in general, please subscribe or donate. Related articles & Essays First published in Overland Issue 228 10 November 202311 November 2023 · Subscriberthon 2023 On the final day of Subscriberthon, Overland’s most important members get to have their say Editorial Team BORIS A quick guide to another year of Overland, from your trusty feline, Boris. I liked the ginger cat story, though it made my human cry. I liked the talking cat, too, but I’m definitely in the “not wasting my time learning to talk” camp. But reading is good. And writing is fun, though it’s been challenging […] 1 First published in Overland Issue 228 9 November 20239 November 2023 · Subscriberthon 2023 On the second-last day of Subscriberthon, Overland’s co-chief editor Evelyn Araluen speaks truth to power Editorial Team To my friends and comrades, I’m not sure if there’s language to communicate how this last month has utterly changed me. This time a few weeks ago the busyness and chaos of bricolage arts and academic labour had so efficiently distracted me from my anxiety about the upcoming referendum that I forgot to prepare myself for its inevitable conclusion.