Crowdfunding the Commons

Felix Stalder’s interview with Olivier Shulbaum and Enric Senabre Hidalgo, from, has just been published today over at

Crowdfunding is a promising field because it can address many of the dynamics that underlie the crisis of the cultural economy and its transformation from a commodity- to a commons-based environment. So, it’s high-time to think about and experiment with this approach in a more comprehensive way and explore more radical approaches to alternative cultural economies. How can these new means be used to fund the commons, rather than to kickstart yet another round of “cool” new products?

Read the entire interview over at