SPEECH TO UZUPIS MAY 2014 by Britta Lillesøe, Christiania Cultural Association Christiania is the greatest victory of the squatting movement in the world, I suppose! The fairy tale started in the early nineteen hundred and sixties, where many old houses in Copenhagen were ordered to be condemned by the municipality of Copenhagen. The very first […]
Hi everyone: Hugs, Energy, and Greetings. Thanks to those of you who attended the 5th Futurological Symposium on Free Cultural Spaces (FCS) and enjoyed the wonderful Christiania experience in Copenhagen. Another energising event! Heartfelt thanks to Britta, Frants, Ilene, Ligia, Majya, Mikkel, Nils, and Nina! Hello to those of you who organized and attended previous […]
A symposium of free thinkers, visionaries, diggers and dreamers from all around the world. Poets, musos, activists, writers, eco-warriors and more. The video features some of the speakers, music and fun from three days in and around the Grey Hall, that coincided with Christiania’s 44th Birthday party!
Christiania: the 5th Free Cultural Spaces Symposium. Alan Dearling Symposium delegate, Abraham Vega slightly (mis)quoted: “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these […]
UK-BBC Radio programme on the meaning of ‘ownership’ including a section about Christiania (start at: 28:44 minutes) on ‘collective’ responsibility and ‘sharing’ in the ownership and running of Christiania: http://bbc.in/1O38L68
Alan’s photos from a visit to Christiania: