John Curl is a professional woodworker, a former city planning commissioner, and a 30-year member of Heartwood Cooperative Workshop in Berkeley, California. He is the author of seven books of poetry and several historical books, including History of Work Cooperation in America and Memories of Drop City. He lives in Berkeley, California.
For All the People: Uncovering the Hidden History of Cooperation, Cooperative Movements, and Communalism in America
John Curl, PM Press, July 2012