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Daniella Zalcman on Documenting An Off-The-Grid Eco-Village

November 28, 2016

By Conor Risch

© Daniella Zalcman

Daniella Zalcman photographed Runnymede Eco-Village, a forest encampment west of London whose residents created an off-the-grid community.

A month after Daniella Zalcman arrived at Runnymede Eco-Village, an off-the-grid encampment near Windsor Castle, the 40 residents were served an eviction notice by the property’s landlord, which intended to develop housing on the land. The proximity of the village to the site where the Magna Carta was signed in 1215 also had something to do with the rush to...

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