Co-Housing – ‘recreating neighbOURhood’

Co-Housing Bill Metcalf Interview

Interview #1 (20 minutes): Dr Bill Metcalf, author & academic researcher on Intentional Communities, speaks about: How do we ‘live’ consensus decision-making in community today? What are the challenges for intentional collaborative ideals?

Interviewed at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia 29th October 2011.
Director and Producer: Barbara Gibb

 

Audience: general public interest, specific interest groups/individuals, Intentional Community and Co-Housing networks, Youtube, Vimeo
Themes: Co-Housing (intentional communities) in New Zealand – a brief overview, Stages of group development. Growing skills for consensus decision making in community – utopian idealism or community collaboration? Global community ethos, permaculture, heart-for-hearth skills.