Right to the City

Casa Encantada – A Portrait of the Fight for Housing in Belo Horizonte Going Through the Pandemic

Casa Encantada – A Portrait of the Fight for Housing in Belo Horizonte Going Through the Pandemic

The following is a interview about a book project documenting 20 squats in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil as well as a connected book tour through Europe starting in April 2024. We also learn more about the different and widespread practices of squatting and direct action in Brazil as well as the effects of the Covid pandemic and the authoritarian shifts in the country and how selforganzied movements have dealt and still deal with it.