[The following is a Arts & Labor Alternative Economies report back on the NYC Community Garden Coalition Occupy The Land! Unconference 2012. Expanded on vizkult.org with more photos and reviewed in “Gardening Art Grows into Activism In The Age of Occupy” by Martha Schwendener, Village Voice, Jun 13 2012]
This year the NYC Community Garden Coalition invited the working groups of Occupy Wall Street to help organize their first city-wde Community Garden Unconference. A member of Arts & Labor Alternative Economies / Making Worlds Commons Coalition stepped up to organize a schedule of events for the Occupy the Land! Unconference, June 1-3.