A Common Right – Isle of Eigg

A socially and ecologically forward looking place on this planet is the Scottish Ilse of Eigg, where the historic semi-feudal system of land ownership was replaced by a new model of community based ownership.

Author: ignazstrebel.net

Ignaz Strebel is an urban geographer and senior scientist at the University of Lausanne. His research is on the social and material practices that make up and transform urban systems. Using ethnography and audio-visual projects, he currently researches building care work, energy infrastructure services and the transformation capacities of prefabricated buildings.