Upcoming events

May
30

Slow Living Summit, Brattleboro, VT

Wednesday May 30, 2012 - Friday June 1, 2012

Key themes:  "Slow Economics, Slow Communities and Slow Policies."

Oct
11

Economies of the Commons, Amsterdam

Thursday October 11, 2012 - Friday October 12, 2012

The international conference on the challenges and future of archives.   

Nov
23

UK Book Launch for "The Wealth of the Commons"

Friday November 23, 2012

The School of Commoning, in London, will host a book launch for "The Wealth of the Commons," at the Firebox Cafe, at 7 pm, at which I will speak and discuss the commons.  Address:  108 Cromer St, WC1H , Camden Town, London.  For more information, go to the MeetUp webpage. 

Nov
24

Stir to Action book launch

Saturday November 24, 2012

Stir to Action, the brash UK political magazine ("Anger. Analysis. Action.") releases a crowdfunded collection of articles and interviews from its first years at the Firebox Cafe in London at 6:30 pm.  Derek Wall, former Principal Speaker of the Green Party in England, and David Bollier will speak.  For more info or RSV, contact stirtoaction /at/ gmail.com.

Nov
28

Bollier Talk in Frankfurt, Germany

Wednesday November 28, 2012

I will speak about “The Rise of the Commons” at Historische Villa Metzler, Schaumainkai 15, Frankfurt am Main, at 7:30 pm.  Sponsored by Frankfurter Bürgerstiftung im Holzhausenschlösschen.  For more information, call +49 (069) 55 77 91.

Dec
4

Talk: "The Commons as a New/Old Paradigm"

Tuesday December 4, 2012

As the Bosch Policy Prize fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, I will give a talk at 7:30 pm at Am Sandwerder 17-19, Wannsee, Germany, on "The Commons as a New/Old Paradigm of Governance, Policy and Political Action."  For more information, call the Academy at +49-30-804 83-0.

Aug
1

After the Crisis: The Thought of Ivan Illich Today

Thursday August 1, 2013 - Saturday August 3, 2013

After the Crisis:  The Thought of Ivan Illich Today

Oct
18

Vermont Law School

Friday October 18, 2013

"Our Common Waters," a panel discussion, Vermont Law School, South Royalton, VT.  With Melissa Scanlan, Ann Brummitt and Jack Tuholske.  Noon to 2 pm.  More information here.

Nov
18

Grinnell College Talk

Monday November 18, 2013

David Bollier, "The Insurgent Power of Digital Knowledge Commons -- and How They Are Transforming Academia and Markets,"  7:30 pm, Room 101 of the Joe Rosenfield '25 Center.   

 

Mar
27

University of Vermont

Thursday March 27, 2014

Burlington, VT.  Public talk, "Think LIke a Commoner," at 4:00 pm in Waterman 413.