Reimagining the Commons

Annual Meeting of the Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires

Reimagining the Commons – A Discussion with David Bollier from CTSB on Vimeo.

The Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires (CLTSB) and its sister organization Berkshire Community Land Trust (BCLT) welcomed David Bollier, renowned thinker and writer on the commons, to deliver the address at the annual meetings of the two organizations. Mr. Bollier spoke on the topic of “Reimagining the Commons.”

The Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires and Berkshire Community Land Trust are open, democratic organizations advocating for community ownership of land. The Annual Member Meeting included a brief activity report and election of new members to the Board of Trustees, followed by David Bollier’s talk.

The event took place at Saint James Place at 352 Main Street, Great Barrington on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 7:30 pm. Admission was $10 or 10 BerkShares and free to CLTSB and BCLT members. The annual membership fee is $10 or 10 BerkShares. Your support helps ensure permanent access, control, affordability and environmental stewardship of land.  For more information, visit www.berkshirecommunitylandtrust.org.


Event Speakers

David Bollier

David Bollier is the Schumacher Center’s Reinventing the Commons Program Director. He is an author, activist, blogger and independent scholar with a primary focus on the commons as a new paradigm of economics, politics and culture.  He is a co-founder of the Commons Strategies Group, an advocacy/consulting project that assists the international commons movement.  Bollier’s … Continued