"Serfs Hit Back" Online Article

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Title

"Serfs Hit Back" Online Article

Subject

AFL, Australian Football League, Australian football, football, Australian rules football, Australian Rules, feudal, Jennifer Witham, Leigh Matthews, Melbourne, online, pay dispute, radio, sport, Victoria, website, 3AW

Description

An online article on June 18, 2011, by Jennifer Witham based on comments that AFL commentator Leigh Matthews made on-air at the Melbourne radio station 3AW. Matthews described the pay claims of the players against the AFL as the ‘serfs fighting back’, and the article proceeds to explain that ‘serfs’ is a medieval term used to describe the lowest feudal class.

Creator

Witham, Jennifer

Publisher

Date

18 June 2011

Rights

Jennifer Witham, www.afl.com.au

Format

Online Article

Language

English

Files

Citation

“"Serfs Hit Back" Online Article ,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed October 28, 2021, https://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/395.