Neotribalism is a sociological concept that postulates that human beings have evolved to live in tribal society, as opposed to mass society, and thus will naturally form social networks constituting new tribes.
In the book Beyond Civilization: Humanity’s Next Great Adventure, acclaimed author Daniel Quinn presents this "New Personal World Order" that would allow people to assert control over their own destiny and grant them the freedom to create their own way of life right now and not in some distant utopian future.
In a practical sense, you might have read news, or even know people, that are “abandoning everything”, deserting the Western lifestyle to engage in small community building activities, living off the land or following the path of the digital nomad. You may also know people struggling to transform cultures within established organizations or working to bring intimacy and community to the anonymity of mega-cities.
This is the conceptual background to NEOTRIBES: a global project led by a transnational group of 5 networks connected to the creative economy. It is an immersive 4-day course, where we’ll discuss: