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Freetown Christiania: A True Account of Sex, Drugs and Anarchy
by Eugine Losse
In 1970 a group of illegal squatters broke into an abandoned military base in the center of Copenhagen. They found vast swathes of forested land, huge vacant buildings and a small lake. An article appeared in a street magazine suggesting that the vacant land and buildings be used by Copenhagen's homeless and struggling. As a result massive immigration to the vacant land ...more
Paperback, 174 pages
Published January 1st 2012 by Createspace
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I have been in Copenhagen for 4 days at the beginning of October 2013 and obviously I wanted to visit Christiania. It was Saturday an I found the Freetown crowded with tourists, most of them were sitting here and there smoking big joints. I immediately got stuck but also perplex and critical as I was able to fell the old passion which gave birth to this place now dimming.
As soon as I had come back home I started looking for a book about Christiania and I came across this autobiographic work by E ...more