Tag Archives: AFL

Wen you laugh togetha

  By Elizabeth Humphrys and Jackie Lynch. This article first appeared on Overland Journal.  The AFLW (Women’s Australian Football League) has happened and we couldn’t be happier about it, even if that happiness is often expressed in joyous weeping. There’s something quaint and precious about this beginning – the huge grins on the players’ faces […]

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Collingwood supporters and other ‘bogans’

ABC’s The Drum recently published an article by me on Collingwood Supporters and class hatred. Below is the article in full. *** Given hype from the AFL Grand Final has dissipated (and yes, congratulations Geelong supporters), perhaps we can talk about Collingwood a little. In particular, the way we refer to Collingwood supporters. I’m a Carlton member of […]