Week 2: Our Shared Present: The Commons


Understanding the idea of the Commons: in air, water, land; Common wealth and common poverty via the idea of urban metabolism. Input from local community struggles e.g. Rap artists; graffiti artists; community organisations; conservationists about habitability. Focus on urban metabolism: "Skarreling" (waste picking); Recycling; Waste-dump gas harvesting; Ramsar Site.