Other Notable Resources on CLT & Cooperative Histories & Contemporary Movements:
Video & Films:
Roots of the CLT: Origins and Evolution of the Community Land Trust in the United States Part 1 of 4:
(By National Community Land Trust Network) View whole series here.
Arc of Justice Film
Arc of Justice traces the remarkable journey of New Communities, Inc. (NCI) in southwest Georgia, a story of racial justice, community organizing, and perseverance in the face of enormous obstacles.
Holding Ground: The Rebirth of Dudley Street
Documentary about the The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative which gained national recognition as residents fought to close down illegal dumps, gain unprecedented control of land in Massachusetts and created a comprehensive plan to rebuild the fabric of their community.
Beyond Recognition (Opening Clip) - A Film about the founding of the first women-led urban Indigenous land trust, The Sogorea Te Land Trust.
Fruit Belt Community Land Trust in Buffalo, NY
Communities in Buffalo recently won community control of land using the Community Land Trust model. https://vimeo.com/202212415
ROOTS & BRANCHES: A Gardener's Guide to the Origins and Evolution of the Community Land Trust
National Community Land Trust Network Tools
Books & Essays:
Economic Cooperation Among Negroes, WEB DuBois, Atlanta, Univ. 1907
Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative Economic Thought and Practice
by Jessica Gordon Nembhard, Penn Stte Press, 2014 9.
Europe’s Utopias of Peace, 1815-1951, Bloomsbury Academic
Race and the Remaking of the Rural South: Delta Cooperative Farm and Providence Farm in Jim Crow-Era Mississippi Robert Hunt Ferguson: Chapel Hill, 2112